French Tax

French Tax

Save time, money and stress with our guide to taxation in France, sponsored by Blevins Franks. Here, you can find all the up-to-date information on French Tax. Learn about the aspects of French taxation affecting your home and life when you purchase a French property and/or move to France.

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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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Avis d'impôt sur le revenu

French income tax requirements

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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Taxes in France after Brexit

The amount of tax a British expat living in France has to pay will not change as a result of Brexit negotiations as tax agreements are negotiated with individual countries not with the EU as a bloc. The double tax