Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 
 Taxe Plus Value, Possible Change in Law 
Author Message

Joined: 26 Jun 2009, 13:23
Posts: 5
Hi all.

Does anybody have any knowledge of a possible change in law regarding
Taxe Plus Value when selling a house in France?
We are looking to put our home on the market, and as far as I am aware, being our Principal Residence, we are exonerated from paying the Taxe Plus Value I have heard however, that there may be forthcoming changes to the law, which may not necessarily work in our favour, ie, to increase the liability to Principal Homeowners. I have spoken with our Notaire, and she is aware of something afoot, but has no idea when, or what it may be, if at all.
Just interested to know if anyone else has come up against this recently.

Many thanks for any information.

Clare.


21 Jan 2011, 15:02
Profile

Joined: 05 Dec 2008, 17:26
Posts: 4980
Location: Charente
Post 
pomhorn has posted quite a bit about this lately. I'm sure he'd tell you what he knows if you pm him - or wait until he spots this thread. Meanwhile, check out:

http://www.totalfrance.com/france/forum ... plus+value

http://www.totalfrance.com/france/forum ... ight=house


21 Jan 2011, 15:46
Profile

Joined: 10 Mar 2009, 15:51
Posts: 962
Location: L'Hérault depuis Juin 2006
Post 
Also, take a look here.

http://www.connexionfrance.com/capital-gains-tax-changes-bill-blevins-changes-in-2011-11272-news-article.html


21 Jan 2011, 15:53
Profile

Joined: 15 Feb 2011, 22:10
Posts: 19
Post 
Fortunaltly, French authorities have announced there will not be CGT on main residency.


16 Feb 2011, 11:40
Profile
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Reply to topic   [ 4 posts ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

Share this page


Need French healthcare?

Essential HealthcareTop ups to French "NHS" medical cover for both expatriate residents and short to medium term EHIC holders visiting France, ideal for holiday home owners. Learn More

Expat Family Health Insurance from Cigna

Cigna
With over 30 years international experience, Cigna are experts at providing healthcare for you and your family whilst living in France. Find out more.

Surrender to French!

Frantastique French Lessons Introducing Frantastique - Personalized French lessons online! The lessons are humorous, practical and include a wide variety of accents. Test the service for free for 7 days: Go for it!

British Corner Shop

BCS Easter
The online supermarket for expats, selling over 8,000 British products delivered to your door. Start shopping.

RECRUITING!

Selection HabitatProfessional, cheerful, motivated, character property lovers. Selection Habitat, specialist in character properties is recruiting agents in your area, contact us now.

Alcoholics Anonymous - Lower Normandy

Alcoholics Anonymous - Lower NormandyNeed help with your alcohol or drinking problem? Are you an alcoholic? Regular English speaking meetings in France. Solution for alcoholics and heavy users who want to stop drinking. We aim to help fellow alcoholics and sufferers recover.

UKtelecom Special Offer

UK Telecom40% off your broadband & FREE CALLS to French and UK mobiles. Management of new line installations, unlimited call packages and much more. Save money here.

Save a Fortune on Currency Exchange

Euro NotesWhether you need advice or an international money transfer quote, FrenchEntree's currency partner - Moneycorp - can help. Visit the France currency exchange zone.

First for telecoms for expats

UK TelecomWe have the biggest range of products at the best value for your money. Professional customer support in English from a highly trained team, save money here.

European Breakdown Cover

European breakdown cover Breakdown Direct offers you great value European breakdown cover and first class service, with 24/7 emergency support from AXA Assistance.

Roofer in Brittany - Stephen Fishlock Eurl

Stephen Fishlock EurlWith over 35 years experience in building, roofing and renovation, I provide a full service from small repairs to new builds. Simply pick up the phone for advice and to arrange a free estimate. I am a fully registered and insured contractor.

French Alps Ski Property

MGM Ski ChaletMGM Constructeur, the leading property developer in the French Alps, currently markets high quality apartments in more than 40 locations: ski resorts, alpine villages and by Lake Annecy. More info

Chez Nous celebrates 30 years

30 years of Chez NousChez Nous is celebrating 30 years offering holiday-makers some of the loveliest self-catering properties in France. www.cheznous.com makes it easy to find your ideal cottage, which can be booked directly with the property owner.

Europe'?s market leader in river cruises

Croisi EuropeFrench family-run company building, owning and operating almost 40 elegant ships. From French Canals to European and Asian rivers and coastlines, CroisiEurope offers the largest destination cruises among the marketplace.

World War 1 - The Centenary Special Edition

World War 1 - The Centenary Special EditionTo mark the centenary of World War 1, the publishers of FrenchEntre magazine have produced a NEW special edition publication - 148 pages of stunning images and amazing history. Click here to buy now!

FrenchEntrée eNewsletters

Free newslettersEnjoy free eNewsletters from FrenchEntrée including: French Property Weekly, Enjoying Life in France, French Proeprty Tips, Bonnes Vacances, Currency update and Tax & Law Quarterly. Click here to find out more.

Financial advice & solutions for people relocating to France

Siddalls Download Siddalls help sheets for "your new life in France" by clicking here.