Portugal Tax Guide


Information on tax in Portugal with insights from experts on Capital Gains Tax, Income Tax and how to access significant tax benefits from the NHR Non Habitual Resident programme in Portugal.

Six things to know about property and tax Portugal

Portugal Tax Guide

Property tax in Portugal - 6 things to know that could save you money. Found the perfect property? Now make sure you structure the purchase and ownership so as to minimize your tax bill. Property in the Algarve is generally an excellent investment. Beautiful properties in gorgeous locations are there to tempt you. However, to make the most of your investment, it is wise to look beyond the prop... More info

How much Capital Gains Tax will you pay in Portugal

Portugal Tax Guide

Capital gains tax for residents and non-habitual residents (NRH) in Portugal. Rules, exemptions and how to reduce your exposure. Insights by cross-border tax and wealth management experts, Blevins Franks. In the article below, Adrian Hook examines the issue of Capital Gains tax in Portugal, looking at who is liable, what is liable, and how to lower your exposure. Conditions vary depending on yo... More info

IRS Portugal: Personal Income Tax - What you need to know

Portugal Tax Guide

Tax season in Portugal is here. IRS (Imposto sobre rendimento das pessoas singulares) is personal income tax. The period for submitting your 2021 tax form is from 1st April to 30th June 2022. Submitted online, with much information automatically completed, the process is relatively straightforward. However, the guidance of tax experts and qualified accountants can ensure you are as tax efficient a... More info

Capital Gains Tax and your property in Portugal

Portugal Tax Guide

What you need to know about capital gains tax in Portugal and what it means for your Algarve property sale. All Finance Matters explain the tax, its exemptions and what can be deducted. The concept of Capital Gains tax is pretty straightforward. The gain occurs when you sell something, in this case property in Portugal, for more than you spent to acquire it. However, as with all things tax rela... More info

Portugal Taxation Information

Portugal Tax Guide

If you are moving to Portugal, own or plan to buy property there, you need to know about Portuguese tax. Find out about NHR - non-habitual tax, tax free pensions, capital gains and more. See the 2021 Portugal Tax Calendar - important dates for this tax year. To the uninitiated, and for many Algarve expats, the obligations and opportunities of tax in Portugal can be confusing. There is e... More info

IMI Property Tax in Portugal: 10 Questions answered by All Finance Matters

Portugal Tax Guide

What is the IMI tax? Who pays IMI and who is exempt from IMI? These and more questions answered about property tax in Portugal by accountants All Finance Matters. IMI, Imposto Municipal sobre Imóveis (Municipal Property Tax) is levied on the taxable value of properties in Portugal. The tax reverts to the council/ municipality where the property is located. In the article below, Ricardo Chav... More info

Residency in Portugal - think beyond when planning your finances

Portugal Tax Guide

Gaining residency in Portugal is for many the end objective. However it is wise to think beyond this and consider your tax, pension, investment and estate planning once you have gained residency and adjust to ensure the most efficient solutions for your particular circumstances. You may qualify for NHR status (non-habitual resident) which brings significant benefits, or transferring your pensio... More info

Changes to Non-Habitual Resident Tax Benefits in Portugal

Portugal Tax Guide

It’s not just the wonderful weather and beautiful scenery that has attracted people to Portugal. The significant tax benefits are an enticement too. The NHR (non-habitual residency) tax scheme allowed many people tax free foreign income, including pensions. The Portugal state budget for 2020, which is due to be confirmed at the end of March, includes a ruling whereby a charge of 10% tax will ... More info

NHR - Move to Portugal to pay little to no tax on income

Portugal Tax Guide

In the article below, Ricardo Chaves from All Finance Matters explains the Non-Habitual Resident tax regime and the tax benefits you may reap through the NHR taxation regime. The NHR scheme has been in place for several years. Updated in 2020, it is still a very attractive tax incentive to move to Portugal. All Finance Matters is an accountancy and tax consultancy firm in Tavira, Algarve. They ... More info

Blevins Franks

Portugal Tax Guide

Blevins Franks provides expert advice on international tax issues, estate planning, pensions and wealth management to their clients in Portugal and across Europe. With offices in Loulé, Algarve, Blevins Franks offers integrated advice and financial services to expats living in the Algarve. If you’re a UK national living in or thinking about moving to Portugal, it’s important to review your... More info

All Finance Matters

Portugal Tax Guide

All Finance Matters provides professional, honest, practical and expert tax and accounting services to expats and residents in the Algarve. Their expertise saves you money and ensures peace of mind. As the name indicates, they can take care of all your finance matters. Offering a personalized and accessible service to residents and expats living in the Algarve, the multilingual team at All Fina... More info

Chase Buchanan

Portugal Tax Guide

Chase Buchanan – private wealth management provide trusted financial advice to help you make good decisions, and to make the most of your money. With an expert team to help expats in Portugal manage their wealth and taxation efficiently, providing global solutions to those with a global lifestyle   Why choose Chase Buchanan for your expat financial advice in Portugal? One size does not... More info