Help & Guides

Selling Your Overseas Property

  There are two main reasons why your overseas property isn't selling; either it is overpriced or you have chosen an incorrect selling strategy. In order to sell your overseas property you will need the best agent and most importantly, you need to be prepared…

Tax tips when selling / transferring

  Keep a record of all purchase costs - legal fees, transfer taxes, travel costs (in some countries), renovation costs etc. Some renovation costs may be deemed maintenance and allowed against rental income, others will be treated as 'substantially altering the property' in which case…

Tax tips when purchasing

  Research or obtain tax advice on all aspects of your investments - tax on purchase, tax when renting/holding the property and tax on ultimate sale or transfer (gift/inheritance tax). Click on the country specific tax details for each at www.dgitax.com which summarises tax rates…