Author: MGI Vannucci & Associati

Our firm helps foreigners who plan on living or doing business in our beautiful country: Italy. We offer assistance and advice on tax, corporate, administrative, accounting, contractual and financial matters. Our strengths are a solid knowledge of the Italian system and our strategically located headquarters, which are always available for our international clients. We are affiliated with MGI Worldwide, a Top 20 international accounting network of independent audit, tax and accounting firms, which brings together the expertise of some 6,000 professionals in over 300 locations around the world. Our membership enables us to keep abreast of new developments, while providing a seamless international service to any clients looking for support abroad.
January 5, 2021

Opening a new business in Italy

  Do you have a foreign company and want to open a new business in Italy?   A foreign company that wants to open a new business in Italy may choose between a subsidiary and a branch. These two options have pros and cons, but what is the difference?   • A subsidiary is an […]
November 10, 2020

Superbonus 110%: also for non-Italian citizens

One of the innovative acts (DL n.34 of 19/05/2020), approved by the Italian Parliament in 2020, is the “Superbonus 110%”. It is a 110% tax credit of the expenditure made in order to improve a home’s energy efficiency and lower its seismic risk. What are the main requirements? Most importantly, the expenses have been incurred […]
October 5, 2020

A guide for non-EU citizens who enter Italy

What types of visas and permits do you need?   To enter Italy a non-EU citizen needs a passport and an entry visa, which must be requested from the Consulate General of Italy in the country of residence (for tourism, for work, for study, etc.).     Entry into Italy is allowed with:   Visas […]

Buy a house for 1 euro while saving on taxes

In 2008 the town of Salemi reached international headlines due to an interesting real estate program: houses on sale for 1 euro. Many foreigners who had always dreamed about being immersed in one of Italy’s mesmerizing towns and surrounded by its art and history, filed thousands of requests from all over the world. Nowadays, more […]
September 1, 2020

Why use a S.A.P.A. to invest safely in Italy

  Safe investments in Italy are possible with the right tools   In the World Bank’s “doing business 2020” ranking, Italy is positioned in the 58th place before Kosovo and after Chile. The main causes that discourage investments in Italy are: the lack of political stability, the tax burden, civil justice and the heavy regulatory […]
July 21, 2020

Discover Investor Visa for Italy

  Italy is one of the main economies and markets in the world, a country full of opportunities and with an increasingly developed attention towards foreign investors.   In recent years, Italian economic policies have invested particularly in measures to make the country more attractive to international investors by facilitating business initiatives and simplifying internal […]
June 25, 2020

Italy’s Advantageous Policies for Taxing Inheritance

  Inheritance taxation in Italy is much more advantageous than in other European countries. In fact, it ranges from 4% to 8% and in many cases is not even applicable.   But what is the inheritance tax and how does it work in Italy?   It is a tax that residents in Italy must pay […]
March 2, 2020

Fiscal Benefits for Agricultural Properties in Italy

  The agricultural sector in Tuscany is currently in a period of growth. According to the Unioncamere- Infocamere, the number of agricultural and food businesses managed by people under 35 has grown by more than 7 per cent. In Tuscany, over 3,000 of these businesses are headed up by people under 35, especially in the […]
November 5, 2019

“Impatriated” workers: new rules, lower requirements and greater benefits from 2020

The tax regime envisaged for “Impatriated” workers (i.e. those Italian or foreign workers who, after a period abroad of at least two years, transfer their residence to Italy and who mainly work in Italy) has become more advantageous and attractive, since it has been enlarged considerably, with reference both to the categories of beneficiaries and […]
September 10, 2019

Foreign pensions

  We often help foreign clients to clarify taxation and declaration of properties and earnings held abroad. Many people decide to live and take up residency in Italy while maintaining property investments and financial activities abroad, or they choose to receive their pensions from the country in which they worked. In theory, this doesn’t seem […]