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European tax bulletin for Real Estate funds: February 2010

European tax bulletin for Real Estate funds: February 2010


This bulletin aims to highlight key tax issues which may be of importance to real estate funds and investors

The February 2010 edition of the European Tax Bulletin for Real Estate funds includes news on:

  • France:
    • Extension of the scope of French 5% transfer tax
    • Capital gain tax regime applicable to French real estate and assimilated assets
    • Modification of the withholding tax regime applicable on interest paid abroad by a French borrower
    • Listing condition applicable to SIICs
    • Real estate VAT reform
  • Germany: 
    • New group exemption for RETT purposes
    • Düsseldorf court rules on capital gains taxation of UK real estate held by German resident
  • Netherlands: 
    • New legislation on partnerships offers Dutch RETT mitigation opportunities
    • Revised guidelines on entity classification rules
  • Spain: Introduction of SOCIMI tax regime
  • Belgium: Sale of ‘built up land’ to be subject to VAT from 1 January 2011
  • Czech Republic: Changes in Real Estate Tax
  • Turkey: Changes to the Turkish REIC Legislation
  • Greece: Changes to the taxation of offshore companies

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