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Divine Home opens its doors in the Alentejo, in the beautiful area of Mértola.

Divine Home opens its doors in the Alentejo, in the beautiful area of Mértola.

NHR Portugal’s Non-Habitual Residents tax regime

What is the Portugal NHR tax regime? Introduced in 2009 and updated in 2020, the non-habitual tax regime offers reduced tax rates and tax exemptions for new residents in Portugal for the first ten years. This makes Portugal a very attractive country for individuals to reside, especially for those who want to enjoy retirement in the country. With over 23,000 non-habitual tax regime residents registered in Portugal today, the scheme has been highly successful and the 2021 State Budget confirms that Portugal will continue to offer these benefits for new residents in 2021.

Freedom of movement in Portugal post-Brexit as a UK citizen: What you need to know

On 1 January the UK fully left the EU, bringing an end to over four decades of automatic freedom of movement for UK nationals. While this is a big change, Britons have chosen to visit and make their home in Portugal long before the UK joined the EU and will continue to do so after Brexit. And, of course, Portugal will continue to welcome UK citizens, albeit under different rules. So how do things work now, and is there anything you need to do to continue enjoying time in Portugal?

Energy Certificate; obliged when selling property in Portugal

The energy certificate is obliged to have when selling property in Portugal

How are expatriates taxed in Portugal?

What does the current Portuguese tax landscape look like for expatriats living in or thinking about moving to Portugal? If you’re a UK national living in or thinking about moving to Portugal what is to be expected when moving in 2020? This article provides a great overview of the applicable taxes in Portugal in 2020.

Brexit: the clock is ticking

The clock is ticking, Brexit is coming closer.

UK assets invite a bigger tax bill after Brexit?

In preparation for Brexit, most UK expatriates in Portugal have secured residence or put plans in place to settle before the transition period ends in December. But the planning shouldn’t end there, especially if you still have assets and investments in the UK. Brexit itself will not affect the double tax agreements that determine which country has the right to tax expatriates. However, two key changes are set to happen from 2021 that may change your tax treatment.

IMT - Portuguese property transfer tax

What are the applicable IMT rates and how is the IMT calculated? Which changes have been approved in 2020 and who is responsible to pay the IMT? Read all the information about this property transfer tax in this article.

COVID-19 safety rules in Portugal

In preparation of your next visit to Portugal it is good to know what the new safety rules in Portugal are. What is expected of you when going to the supermarket or into a restaurant? And what is expected of you when doing a property viewing?

Portugal gets ready for summer tourists

Portugal gets ready for summer tourists with restaurants opening doors in May & hotels by end of June. The second phase of gradually opening the economy and social life has started on May 18 and as the effects of the pandemic in Portugal has maintained its downward curve after lifted measures in phase 1, it's strengthening confidence and certainty in entering the second phase and likewise those proposed for the subsequent phases.

Clean & Safe seal launched in Portugal

At a time when the recovery of the sector is being prepared, tourism enterprises, tourist entertainment companies and travel agencies can now request the declaration as a “Clean & Safe” Establishment.

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