For French residents, French income tax will apply to worldwide income. The tax year follows the calendar year, and the deadline to declare in 2016 is May 18 (more time is allowed for online declarations).
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French Taxation System
An introduction to the Tax system in France
Investments and Taxes
Information on how French Tax may affect your investments
Local Property Taxes
The various taxes applied to French homes
Safeguarding your future
Capital gains tax and looking after your future
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