LAwyers in Portugal
English Speaking Tax Lawyers in Portugal:
Being an expat in Portugal and keeping your taxes in order is challenging. Whether you reside in Portugal or you live elsewhere and have legal connections to the country, we are the trusted and experienced partners that help you avoid the hard, stressful work and assist you.
“Taxation is a complicated world. Many people from across the globe come to Portugal and our mission is to make them feel relaxed when it comes to important issue like taxes. I love my job, which is to ensure that every client with interests in Portugal is confident that they are compliant with every single tax rule.”
by Joana Mello
Whether you are a tax resident or not, you may need to prepare and file a Personal Income Tax Return. This includes your overall income or just income earned in Portugal or Spain, depending on your specific tax status.
Non-Habitual Tax Residency
Some people may benefit from the Non-Habitual Resident Regime. This programme was created to attract expats that work in high value-add activities or earn income abroad. Once granted it is valid for ten years and income obtained in Portugal is taxed at a fixed rate of 20%. Income from dividends, interest and capital gains from other markets is not subject Portuguese taxation provided there’s a double taxation treaty in place.
Talk to a Tax expert
If you are an expat living in Portugal or need any tax assistance here, we are here to help! Schedule a call with our tax experts and we will find a way to satisfy your personal or professional legal needs.
There are many tax issues to consider when starting a business. How do I register with the tax authorities? Do I have any benefits as a self-employed person? Is VAT or sales tax applied on intra-EU services? Can I import goods from abroad? Which tax returns do I have to file and how many?
Before moving to Portugal, it’s sensible to understand your future tax burden. It’s possible you are already in Portugal and you need to know how particular personal or professional scenario influences your tax situation.
Lexidy is a modern, dynamic, and innovative law firm. We always put customers at the center of our work and do our best to deliver an exceptional experience. Our expertise in Spain and Portugal allows us to solve complex problems thoroughly and cut all the risks before they may happen.