"In an unexpected move, the French Revenue is reverting to its pre-Brexit position [...] announcing that Taxpayers unlawfully charged are entitled to a refund within the period expiring on 31 December of the second year of the chargeable event."

Senior associate Patrick Delas appears in Taxation magazine to update readers on the French Government’s controversial policy reversal on increased social security contributions exposure for UK residents selling a second home in France, and the potential reimbursement available to them.

full pdf of the article is available here. 

Patrick is a dual qualified solicitor and avocat au barreau de Paris. His specialist work includes advising on French and cross-border legal and tax issues including inheritance tax, capital gains tax, wealth tax and trust reporting obligations.