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German Property Tax

Tax advice for smart foreign real estate investors and owners in Germany

It’s no surprise that real estate is one of the best investments you can make. With mortgage interest rates so low and the tax incentives available to buyers, investing in property is a proven way to grow your wealth and increase your income flow.

However, the management of property tax requirements can often act as a deterrent to investors.

After all, it can be hard to come to terms with German tax law, especially if you don’t speak the local language.

This guide will share everything you need to know about tax if you are a non-resident who is considering investing in German real estate.

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French Property Tax

French Property VAT Refund Guide for Foreign Investors

As one of the biggest European countries, France has a rich history, culture, and architecture, making it a preferred property destination for foreign investors.

There are a variety of reasons to choose this beautiful place- including a divine range of culinary delights, breathtaking scenery and a more relaxed approach to work. 

If you have decided to invest in a French property, whether as a primary residence or for vacation purposes, you should be aware of the tax implications so that you can plan ahead of time. 

Besides all this, did you know that by renting out your new-build, furnished property, you can save 20% on the purchase price of your real estate? 

The attractive VAT reimbursement is boosting the whole real estate sector, encouraging future owners to purchase a newly built house or apartment that they might live in, rent and profit from. 

In this guide, you will find everything you need to know about claiming a property VAT refund in France. 

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German Property Tax

How much property tax do I have to pay on my German rental income?

We’ve answered all of your German rental income tax questions!

The German tax system can be tricky – especially if you are not a resident of Germany or you don’t speak the language.

But don’t worry, the PTI team are here to help!

Every day our team encounters countless German tax questions.

We have used some of those questions to create this handy guide on everything you need to know about tax on rental income in Germany.

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