In Portugal the fiscal number (a.k.a NIF, Número Identificação Fiscal, Número de Contribuinte), is the core of your administrative identity. The application can take anything between three weeks and many months, depending on how you approach the process.
Portugal has double-taxation agreements with all major countries. Our experts with international experience will make this system work to your advantage.
After the financial crisis of the late 2000s, Portugal introduced a system of tax incentives to attract foreign investment and high skilled immigration. For specific income types, such as passive foreign earned income, tax rates can be as low as 0%.
Our network of English speaking accountants are experienced with expats and multinational income streams. They will handle your annual tax returns, liaise with foreign accountants, and optimise your tax burden.