Retired Foreigners Tax Regime

Retired foreigners who wants to establish his permanent residence in Portugal (for tax purposes), and has not had tax residence in Portugal in the last five years, enjoys a total tax exemption for a period of 10 years. This term may be extended.

Those who benefit from a pension paid in a country with which Portugal has established double taxation agreement, will no longer pay taxes in their country of origin because is now a Portugal habitual resident and also will not pay taxes in Portugal under the special legal exemption.

There shall be considered as resident in the Portuguese territory any person who, in the year to which the income relates:

(i) Stays there more than 183 days, with or without interruption;

(ii) Having stayed there for less than 183 days, has at his own disposal on 31 December of that year a dwelling place in such conditions that it may be inferred that there is the intention to keep and occupy it as an habitual abode;

(iii) Be a member of a family unit,  since whom,  the 31 December of the year that the income relates, one  of the elements of this family unit is considered a resident for tax purposes in Portugal.

Furthermore, tax wise, Portugal offers extraordinarily comparative advantages, namely: No gift tax; No inheritance tax (between parents, sons, grandsons and husband and wife)


Buy /Sell Information

We have pleasure to introduce the Luso Property Service. The Luso Property Service as its mission provide a service that ensure quality and satisfaction of our customers.

We specialize in Sales and New Developments, located in the highly desirable areas along the Algarve Coastline. We also have properties in Porto and Lisbon.

In order to keep everything easy and safe to our client we have a service where out team can meet with the client directly in the airport or meet with them in the Hotel. Our team will accompany the client during all the process and we take care of all bureaucracy involved.

The commercial team in Portugal who speak English, Germany, French, Spanish, Russian and Swedish, as well as the client will be met and assisted at the airport/hotel by our bilingual commercial.

Around 3,000 properties currently available along the Portuguese Costas and other places that you want. All our Portuguese properties are already built and ready to be viewed, so you have none of the associated risks of buying off-plan. All properties are sold as seen, and you are advised to engage suitably qualified, independent professionals.

Luso Property Service will give a valuation property report as guarantee of quality service. This report will be done by qualified team with Portuguese certification (certification recognize in Portuguese market). As well as will give support in all bureaucratic process for buy proprieties in Portugal.

Our Financial Advisors, they are specialize in Mortgage for buy properties in Portugal and Golden Visa (Permit Program to get the Portuguese Nationality).

If you have enquiries, please contact us. / +447413937363

Luso Property Service Estate Agency

Luso Property Service can help you find luxury properties for sale in Portugal, mainly properties located in Algarve, Lisbon and Oporto.

Our full selection of luxury Portugal properties for sale can be found here, or for expert advice on finding the most suitable property for your requirements, please contact us.

Luso Property Service are a team of qualified professionals, with a decade of experience in property industry. Using our extensive network and innovative marketing technologies. Start your search now, register with us for property alerts, or request a free sales valuation of your property.

Customers will benefit from the dedication, enthusiasm and wealth of knowledge the team brings to each instruction and a passion for personal attention that leads to productive working relationships.

7 out of 10 new customers use Luso Property Service because of a recommendation from friends or family, showing that word is spreading fast.

Our philosophy is to provide customer with a first class experience.