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Posted by Cathy
Created: 4 months ago

Does anyone know of a lawyer who speaks and reads both English and French, and can translate and certify documentation I need to retain one for medical paperwork. I reside in Pont Farcy but am in Caen a lot at the hospital Thanks Cathy ...

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Posted by Jacqueline
Created: 1 year ago

Hi We hope to move to France when we’re 65 years of age. Could anyone please advise on how much money we will legally need each month to live in our house in Normandy. thanks very much Best wishes Jacquie ...

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Posted by Norman Walker
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

Returned to uk on 28 April full time , having sold our French house. I'd submitted my Declaration des Impots for 2018 before I realised we were moving, but now suspect that I will continue to pay French tax till DEC 2018. I've changed addresses on line, written to tax office by accuse de reception, and advised them in person before we left France. Also notified UK tax. Only response is advice from UK that my inc...

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Posted by Plumtart-792535
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

We have masses of paperwork, bills, bank statements etc. please can somebody tell me how long we need to keep all the various documents, i.e. Some are one year and anything up to lifetime. thanks Plumtart  ...

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Posted by Plumtart-792535
Created: 2 years ago

We have masses of paperwork, bills, bank statements etc. please can somebody tell me how long we need to keep all the various documents, i.e. Some are one year and anything up to lifetime. thanks Plumtart  ...

Replies: 0

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Posted by Plumtart-792535
Created: 2 years ago

We have masses of paperwork, bills, bank statements etc. please can somebody tell me how long we need to keep all the various documents, i.e. Some are one year and anything up to lifetime. thanks Plumtart  ...

Replies: 0

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Posted by Plumtart-792535
Created: 2 years ago

We have masses of paperwork, bills, bank statements etc. please can somebody tell me how long we need to keep all the various documents, i.e. Some are one year and anything up to lifetime. thanks Plumtart  ...

Replies: 0

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

We will shortly be transferring the proceeds of a French house in Euros sale back to the UK in sterling.  Has anyone any first hand experience and recommendations of who to use? ...

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Posted by silver1
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

Has anyone successfully had a will drawn up, or knows of somebody who has, under the new inheritance laws, allowing the selection of country of birth for the purpose of the will. If so what are the details of how it was executed.  Also does anyone have experience of such a will being actioned. What was the reaction at the French end. Finally does anyone know of an English speaking notaire who is familiar with the sys...

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Posted by newby11962
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

How do we stand for breach of contract with our electrician if we didn’t stipulate a completion date? We paid 60% deposit in june 2016 as demanded on Devis. Works started for electric and plumbing installation February 2017. First fix “completed”, plumbing piping installed but nothing else. Works stopped may 2017 and we haven’t seen him since. Some research found he’d changed his SIRET to restaurant owner. Keeps putt...

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