Property investment in France

Your situation

You have decided to buy or sell property in France and you want your transaction to be under the very best terms. You also feel that you would benefit from advice and support in terms of legal, taxation and accounting issues to satisfy taxation and accounting declaration obligations. You are resident for tax purposes (whether you are a company or an individual) established outside of the European Union, Iceland or Norway and are looking for a taxation representative for the sale of a property situated in France.


What we can offer you

Support in:

  • Advice in choosing the financing for a property investment, what sort of arrangements to set up, whether a rental should be furnished or unfurnished,
  • Ensuring that you are eligible as a furnished property rental professional (loueur en meublés professionnel – LMP) or non-professional (loueur en meublés non-professionnel – LMNP) and their various schemes, micro-BIC (Bénéfices Industriels et Commerciaux), micro-foncier or réel (“actual” basis),
  • Formalities for registration and obtaining a company registration SIRET number for the activities of property rental (whether professional or non-professional),
  • Keeping the accounts of your furnished property rental business (whether professional or non-professional),
  • Declaring rental income to the taxation authorities,
  • Estimating tax payable in France,
  • Calculating property capital gains and taxation in the event of sale,
  • Verifying your eligibility to specific tax allowance schemes on sale (for French non-residents for tax purposes),
  • Tax representation in the event of the sale of property for those resident for tax purposes outside of the European Union.


Our key advantages

We offer you:

  • Our expertise based on years of experience in the property nos-specialisations,
  • The professional skills of our multidisciplinary team (qualified accountants, financial, taxation and legal experts),
  • The technical support of our Allinial Global fellow members, present in more than 130 countries.