realestate

Insights into what is involved in buying, selling & living in Portugal

New property tax laws 2004

For many years, the Portuguese government has been promising to reform the existing tax system in relation to private estate (Patrimonium), inheritance, and gift tax. During the last couple of months a new tax reform was presented to Parliament and approved and part of it, the new Sisa (transfer tax) now called I. Read more →

New tax reforms on realestate

For many years the Portuguese government has been promising to reform the existing tax system in relation to properties and inheritance and gift tax, which has been subject to tax abuse for many years. In a meeting held in Ferreira on 6th April of this year (2003), new proposals have been made which will affect the following taxes: Read more →