Basic information about the Portuguese special tax regime for individuals and the Golden Visa program from our colleague, António Varela.
Portuguese Golden Visa Program
The Portuguese Golden Visa Program, ie, the Portuguese Residence Permit for Investment, is one of the most consolidated and popular residence regimes in Europe.
Under Portuguese Law it is possible to obtain a Golden Visa, without the need to reside in Portugal, when the nationals of non-EU countries carry out an investment activity which leads to the materialization of, at least, one of the listed situations in Portugal.
Portuguese Non-Habitual Residents Tax RegimeThe Portuguese tax regime for non-habitual residents was introduced in 2009 to attract individuals and their families to live in Portugal.
To become a non-habitual resident it is necessary to fulfil certain conditions.