Monthly Archives: February 2011

It pays to plan ahead for Retirees moving to France

The « Loi des Finances » 2010 has plugged many a tax loophole and removed many tax breaks (mortgage interest relief, solar panels, furnished rental reliefs, loi Scellier new builds, the exempt amount for capital gains tax etc). In addition, taxes have … Continue reading

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Real South France blog springs into life.

The grapes were harvested in September, the olives in November and already the workers are out in the vineyards preparing for the spring. Here in France the sun is shinning and the days are starting to get warmer and longer … Continue reading

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