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  1. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Hi all, I’m in the process moving to Portugal from UK I have a few questions regarding becoming tax resident which is quite important and really appreciated if anyone can help out! My job is based in the UK and all tax and National insurance is deducted at source in UK, I won’t have any income...
  2. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    I'm British, going to come to live in Spain in December, with my 2 British passport holding kids. I've got a Bolivian wife. We currently reside in Ecuador. The embassy here, said due to covid, they'd grant my wife an emergency visa to travel with us, which is a miracle. The question is this...
  3. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hola a todos :) I am a 25-year old British woman living in Seville. Last year I started training as a professional dancer at a private dance school and recently I also started an evening job as an English teacher, doing 12 hours a week (with the possibility of more). The work is declared and I...
  4. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Looking for views/definitive answers/weblinks/contacts - anything that could provide some clarity! Situation: I am anticipating being made redundant at the end of August. After working for the same company for 32 years, the payout (after tax) will be just under £80k. We would like to move to...
  5. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi, I have a few questions regarding my ILR SET(M) application. I've searched through the forums to help me out but just looking for some clarity if anyone is able to help: Financial Evidence when on shared parental leave: To meet the financial requirement for my ILR SET(M) application, I...
  6. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Hello everyone! I'm a US passport holder that has been in a long distance relationship with my partner in Portugal. It's difficult as one can imagine to maintain this sort of arrangement so we have explored the possibility of us getting married and myself moving to Portugal. I don't know the...
  7. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Hi First post so I hope I'm doing it right. U.K. citizen Question I hope someone can help me with. What is the earliest I can apply for a registration certificate for residency after getting a NIF. Do you have to wait three months or can I do it much sooner? Thanks
  8. Italy Expat Forum for Expats Living in Italy
    Hello! My name is Madalene and I am an American woman engaged to an Italian man. After over a year of long distance trips and spending 3 months at a time in Italy, we will be getting married this summer (in Italy) and we will live in Italy together for at least the next few years. I am...
  9. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi everyone, in the past I stayed in Australia under the WH visas (I'm from the US.) It has now been 4 years and I want to move permanently to Australia in the future. I'm planning on applying to several unis there and getting a student visa next year or beginning of the year after as I miss the...
  10. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    Hi all, I've recently been talking to an immigration consultant regarding permanent residency. She took all my info and we came up with a plan for application. Skip to the bottom to check my questions. This is a little background of what I'm planning so far. I am from England on an IEC...
  11. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hi all, New here so appreciate some advice based on your experiences of registering your family as EU citizens in Spain. We're in Mallorca. I have sorted the online appt wth the Oficina de Estranjeros and have looked at the threads on the documents required but have some further qs: We're a...
  12. Italy Expat Forum for Expats Living in Italy
    Hi - we're moving from Seattle to a small town in Umbria in late July and we want to take up residency. We're both British citizens. I contacted the local comune inquiring about documentation requirements over email and received a reply. The anagrafe told us that we need, among other documents...
  13. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Have lived in Portugal for five years. Had NIF for five years and also have rental contracts. Live in Nazaré, Leira. What to do next? Many thanks, Michael
  14. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    I have a Spanish passport, although i have never lived or worked in Spain. Now in the process of being employed... I guess I will need some sort of NIE > tax identification number... but not for Extranjeros? Is this what they called a CIF (certificado de identificacion fiscal)? And what...
  15. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi all, My first post on here and the last thread on this query goes back to 2010 so just wanted to get an up to date answer. I have secured a job in Dubai and will be joining in April 2018. I have a wife and a 1 year old and was planning on having them fly out with me and remain on a tourist...
  16. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi all, New to this forum, glad to join. I have a tax question that may come across as overly cautious, however... I'm a European living in Egypt, but with a son who is half French and living in Paris. For me to be close with him, my family and I own an apartment as an SCI, of which I have a...
  17. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Hello, I applied for the renewal early November in Porto, and my current residency card expired already. The new residency card is not yet issued, my questions: 1- How long does it usually take to get the new card? it's almost 3 months now. 2- How do I re-enter Portugal if I travel abroad...
  18. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    Hi all, I moved to Vancouver on IEC 2 year working visa a few weeks ago, and am currently just getting by with some freelance work from the UK and some part-time work here in the city. I do not have a degree, but I do have 8 years experience as a software engineer in the UK. I would like to...
  19. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hello everyone, I am not looking for legal advice here I am just asking for general guidance from experience so feel free to comment. Although if you know any legal advice I would appreciate it as well :) I moved here around 3 months ago to study a master degree in a barcelona university(in...
  20. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    I apologize in advance if this question has been asked already as I couldn't find it. I received my PR back in Feb 2014 and moved to Australia. Since then I have been living in Australia with 14 months spent overseas in total (due to various reasons). My question is that originally I was...
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