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Pay IMI (Portugal property tax) in 2024: this is the tax payment schedule
Pay IMI (Portugal property tax) in 2024: this is the tax payment schedule

May 16, 2024 Economy

Anyone who owns a house, land or any other property must be aware of the deadlines for payment of the Municipal Property Tax (IMI). The date to pay the IMI started on May 1 and may extend until November for those who pay tax over 500 euros.

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Algarve, Lagoa council  will start charging the tourist tax
Algarve, Lagoa council will start charging the tourist tax

May 2, 2024 Economy

Lagoa has joined the 5 existing Algarve municipalities charging tourist tax, as of April 13th, reportedly to "allow improvements to be made to municipal public and private assets". Find out more about it!

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5 Reasons to buy in Portugal now
5 Reasons to buy in Portugal now

Jul 21, 2015 Economy

Struggling to close those deals because your clients aren't sure if its the right time? Work with GCEN to give your client the facts about why now is a good time to invest in a new Portuguese home in the sun. If clients want to take advantage of the exchange rate now, giving them piece of mind of how much they have to spend, check out our blog.

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D7 Visa Vs. Portugal Golden Visa
D7 Visa Vs. Portugal Golden Visa

Feb 10, 2022 Economy

If you're thinking about moving to Portugal or getting residency there, you've probably heard of the D7 visa and the Portugal Golden Visa. D7, also known as passive income visa, is aimed mostly at retirees and persons who rely on their own passive income and desire to reside in Portugal full-time. Portugal Golden Visa, on the other hand, is an investment-based road to residency that does not need you to live in Portugal for the majority of the year.

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Capital Gains Tax: Learn how to minimize the payment
Capital Gains Tax: Learn how to minimize the payment

Jan 24, 2022 Economy

If you have sold or are thinking of selling your home, learn how to minimize capital gains payments and how to declare them in your IRS. Although the general rule is exemption from capital gains taxation, if there is an investment in a new home, there are exceptions and ways to minimize the payment of capital gains. Get to know them and remember that their payment does not occur only after the sale of a property, according to Caixa Geral de Depósitos.

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