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French Capital Gains Tax?

Posted by etiquette - Created: 5 years ago
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Posted by chb55 - 5 years ago

unless you decared yourself as resident in France and payed your income tax in France, then you are not a resident, so your property is a second home. You will pay tax on a residence secondaire. the fact that you don't own another property doesn't come into it, you could be renting a house as your primary residence somewhere.

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Posted by BLUEFIN-193689 - 5 years ago

I recommend using this web page - all details there and they respond to e-mails very quickly.  Should you need to use their services (depends on whether you have to by law which in turn depends on how much you sell the property for) - they are very competitive and efficient

http://www.french-capital-gains-tax.fr/french-capital-gains-tax/france/en/about-us/free-french-tax-information.php