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Webinar Event 1 December: Moving to Italy, the most pressing issues.

REGISTER HERE Register now for an online conference presenting Italian income tax incentives, visa and immigration requirements and changes and a comparison between UK and Italy residential property. Brought to you by The Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the UK and the British Chamber of Commerce in Italy. Speakers Nicola Maria Metta Partner-Studio […]

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Moving to Italy from the UK?

You may be thinking about or planning a move to Italy right now, and if so, you’re not alone. Italy has long been a desirable destination for millions around the globe, however these are particularly strange and interesting times, especially for those living in the UK and considering the twin challenges of Covid19 and Brexit. […]

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Fifty shades of green.

Sustainable investing and ESG investing are officially booming. Not only are people becoming increasingly motivated and aware of the need to invest sustainably, but the people who manage our money are too. In the first 2 quarters of 2020 a record $90 billion has flowed into ESG-style funds, reflecting this demand. Many fund managers will […]

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Italy cuts investment requirement for a golden visa, May 2020

Italy has reduced the minimum investment required to obtain a residency visa if you are a non-EU national. The changes were announced in the Italian ‘Decreto Rilancio’ of May 2020, which contains measures designed to stimulate the Italian economy since the onset of Covid19. Previously I’ve written about this Investor Visa, when it first arrived, […]

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UK final salary pension transfers halted

Recently, The UK Pensions Regulator (TPR) gave trustees of about 5,500 UK pension schemes the right to suspend transfers of defined benefit schemes for up to three months (note this affects final salary-style, or defined benefit pensions) to allow pension companies to review transfer valuations, and the administrative impact of a potential increase in demand […]

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Becoming resident in Italy, a brief guide.

How do you become resident or even a citizen in Italy? I thought I would provide some summarised information to help new arrivals and British nationals alike. (This is especially relevant for British nationals since Brexit) This is a guide for European citizens within the European Union, including British nationals with transition period-rights while Britain […]

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All thoughts are my own. The information contained here is not personal financial advice tailored to individual needs.