Issue 049: 16th January 2009
Welcome to the latest issue of the IFP Newsletter.
The decrease in house prices accelerated in the last quarter of 2008, and prices are forecast to continue to fall over the next three years, according to FNAIM, the national association of French estate agents.
House Prices in France
There appears to be strong interest amongst current and prospective expat residents of France in the new auto-entrepreneur business status.
Not only does France have some of the best ski resorts in the world, but they also represent excellent value for money.
French Ski Resorts
What are the main changes to taxes in France for 2009?
Taxes in France
A new social levy has been imposed on foreign earnings for those resident in France writes Virginie Deflassieux of French tax advisors, PKF Guernsey.
Social Levy on Foreign Earnings
What is the relationship between individual property rights and the rights of la chasse in France?
Shooting Rights and Property Rights