Property transfer tax is an important topic when investing in real estate, as is VAT in many cases. Specifics relating to income tax naturally also need to be considered.
Real property transfer tax and VAT are not only relevant when buying real estate, they also apply to other real estate matters, for example:
Failure to take proper care means a bigger bill – such as paying real property transfer tax multiple times on complex transactions. This is especially undesirable given the significantly increased tax rates. A forward-looking tax strategy allows us to ensure that even subsequent sales and restructuring activity do not generate any unnecessary tax liability.
To do this, we answer the following questions:
If an acquisition structure is incorrectly set up, it is almost impossible to avoid an unnecessary and high tax burden. You may be locked into a complicated corporate structure which cannot be modified without expensive tax implications.
Right from the start, our advice is based on a long-term view and identifies the most advantageous tax structuring options. During the acquisition, we set up the appropriate acquisition structure and assist you with all property-related tax issues.