Letting a property in France

At James Howes & Co, we have many non-French-resident clients with properties in France which generate rental income.
In France there are several different methods (known as régimes) for taxing rental income.

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France at a Glance 2019 French

The 2019 edition of our annual summary of French tax rates and other useful information has now been published.

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Tax Withholding at Source (Prélèvement à la Source) – an overview

Starting 1 January 2019, France is bringing in tax withholding at source (prélèvement à la source) or tax on a current year basis, similar to the system of PAYE which operates in the United Kingdom.

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Technical Update – Finance Bill 2018

The Finance Bill 2018 (projet de loi de finances 2018) has been announced and includes measures which will affect clients of James Howes & Co.

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Technical Update – Recent rulings on trusts

Technical Update 8 – Recent rulings on trusts

Two recent rulings are relevant to trustees with reporting obligations in France.

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Am I French Resident for tax purposes?

“Am I French resident?” is a question that we are frequently asked by clients.

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