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Financial & Legal DISCUSSIONS IN Brittany

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Posted by Mary
Created: 11 months ago

Hello i wondered if anyone could advise me how to report a theft? we purchased a house ( in need of total renovation) in 2018 and placed our touring caravan in the garden allowing us to stay onsite when visiting. we recently turned up to our property to find our caravan had been stolen. judging by the over grown grass ( still in tact) the caravan must have been removed some time ago . We last visited first week in Ap...

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Posted by Ivan-Tom-867299
Created: 1 year ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

No-deal Brexit will make it ‘illegal’ to pay pensions to retired British expats living in EU, MPs told https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/no-deal-brexit-ex-pat-pensions-illegal-retired-eu-europe-theresa-may-a8461166.html Did not tell the plebs this when they voted!!! ...

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Posted by mary- Jean
Created: 1 year ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

Pleease can any one assist me find someone, Thank you Rosemary ...

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Posted by spud61
Created: 1 year ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

Hi... We currently use intasure for our house insurance and have done so since buying our house 10 years ago... We are not resident. Premiums seem to have gone up quite a bit recently, are there any recommendations or just a case of shopping around..... Many thanks ...

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Posted by quinnymayo
Created: 1 year ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

My friend is searching for an English speaking mediator to resolve an issue. Anyone know of such a qualified person ? ...

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Posted by Zawin
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

Hello...always find the site useful so thought I'd give it a go As a House Owner I would like to know how many days you are allowed to stay in France in any One Year Period. Am I correct in thinking that a single trip must not exceed 90 days? However I am not sure of the Annual Total. Are there any concessions if you are a Home owner & pay Taxe Habitation & Fonciere? Wouldbe very grateful fotr your input...

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Posted by Fred Bloggs
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

Does anyone know how to obtain a power of attorney in France when the person involved has already been diagnosed with Alzheimer's and is therefore considered incapable of completing the "Mandat de protection future"? A friend wants to sell her jointly owned house, but her husband is not able to sign the necessary documents. ...

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Posted by hanna-446931
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

Hello I am selling a property in Brittany. It is my only owned house, I rent in the uk but I think I will still need to pay capital gains on the sale. Does anybody know if this is right and if so how much? I keep looking online and see anything from 19% - 36% and just wondered if anybody knew this for sure? Thanks so much, if no luck here I will see my Notaire next time I'm over but I want to get the ball rolling! ...

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Posted by myrogue
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

Ever since I had the refuse bins, nobody has emptied them at all. The problem is I get bills for work that hasn't been done. After talking and writing to them to no avail, the bills still keep coming in. The question: Is there an equivalent of the citizens advice bureau in Morbihan, France? ...

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Posted by ScruffyB
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

Hi. Does anyone know a French solicitor who does divorce. A friend has left her husband and wants to divorce him. They were married in the UK but now resident in Morbihan. ...

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