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Posted by toobad
Created: 1 month ago

Does anyone know all about the grants available for renewable energy use . We need a new boiler and loads of stuff online but it is very hard to make any sense of it all.It seems private companies are competing to get us to buy their ideas and products quoting huge savings but what we all need to know is exactly what we will get and when not mythical amounts that could be available. Surely some of you guys have dealt...

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Posted by eurajohn-628064
Created: 5 months ago - Last reply: 5 months ago

I'm aware of the 01st January date relating to this tax but can anyone advise the actual start date for the tax year of this tax please? ...

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Posted by AnyaJ
Created: 9 months ago - Last reply: 8 months ago

Has anyone successfully applied for, and got a Carte sejour permanent valid for 10 yrs from Laval.  If so just what document did they need.  I know of three couples who applied and each needed different documents according to the person dealing with them.  Two gave up after 6 months because of the sheer difficulty of these people.  Surely there must be a definitive list.  Strangely enough the couple who were siccessf...

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Posted by mavis cruet-636821
Created: 9 months ago - Last reply: 9 months ago

We have owned our maison secondaire for 7 years and have blithely paid our two taxe d'habitation bills every year, as did the previous owners. One bill is for the house, fair enough, but the other is for a small stone building opposite which we also own. We use this only for storing wood and gardening tools. It has no power, utilities, isn't furnished and is no way habitable. In the past we've just thought 'well, it ...

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Posted by stevelogan
Created: 9 months ago - Last reply: 9 months ago

Any pointers for bank account, I am getting peed off with CA not only 5.50€ a month but then another annual fee for the Visa card of 40.50€ just for having a debit card to spend my money....

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Posted by Paulette 395
Created: 10 months ago - Last reply: 9 months ago

We have lived in the house 9 years with no problems. After the hot summer and then a monsoon of a storm the drain blocked. The technician from SAUR'S partner company for sewage was shocked to see that our semis empty the rain from the roof down-pipes into an open catchment where the 4 toilet pipes empty and also 2 showers and 3 wash basins from the 2 properties. He says it is our private responsibility to get a guzzl...

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Posted by takahe48
Created: 10 months ago - Last reply: 9 months ago

We have owned property in France for 17 years but only recently (2years) moved to the Vendee.  We have  now received a bill relating to residence secondaire.  Is this a new tax? ...

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Posted by Queen of hearts
Created: 11 months ago - Last reply: 11 months ago

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

Hi a friend is moving to france and bring his own furniture the removal company have told him he will need to pay import tax on his furniture could anyone confirm this and say how the amount is Calculated  ...

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Posted by Karen-Malcolm-898961
Created: 1 year ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

Can anyone help, We are planning to take early retirement at 55 and would like to live in Charente, if we have a joint income of 15k per year what tax will we pay,  ...

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