• 5 September 2018

    BUYING A HOUSE IN ITALY IN 4 STEPS Once you have found the house of your dreams in Italy what has to be done? 1ST STEP: THE TAX CODE In order to handle a transaction such as a real estate purchase in Italy, you must apply for a “tax code”, called “codice fiscale”. This tax

    • 5 September 2018

    When you are buying a house you will most probably have questions regarding the accessory costs at the agreed price. The 5 most important SALES TAXES in Italy: 1) Registration tax( imposta di registro) 2) Mortgage tax (imposta ipotecaria) 3) Land registry tax (imposta catastale) 4) VAT (IVA) 5) Capital gains tax Maintenance taxes: ⁃