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December 13, 2012

Taxes reduced

A new regional bylaw was recently passed by the Tuscan Region reducing the rates of water service by 50 percent for the victims of the November floods. The measure applies to all regional areas affected by the natural disaster, among them Grosseto and Massa-Carrara, as well as Lucca,
June 2, 2005

Local Property Taxes Due

At least 50% of the total cost of local property tax, ICI, must be paid by June 30th. The tax is applicable to all properties and can be paid at post offices and some banks.
October 8, 2019

Citizenship, residency and tax liability

  “I am a U.S. citizen and I plan to move my residency to Italy. I will continue working remotely for my U.S.-based company and will continue paying my taxes in the U.S. What should I do to comply with Italian regulations too? You mentioned the importance of declaring foreign bank accounts in Italy. I […]
July 29, 2019

The Tuscan dream: responsibilities and obligations

  Is there anyone who hasn’t dreamt of being immersed in the nature of the Tuscan countryside or of being surrounded by art and history in one of Tuscany’s beautiful towns?   Ever more frequently, foreigners are deciding to acquire homes and transfer their residency to our region.   When thinking about taking up residency […]
May 10, 2019

Fake tour operators and how to spot them

Florence’s historical centre is itself a masterpiece. Fiavet, a national association of tour operators and travel agencies, actively cares for consumers of travel experiences.
January 11, 2019

How to acquire Italian citizenship

Steps to take, documents you'll need
December 10, 2018
May 7, 2018

Porta San Frediano

Seven gates remain as reminders of the third circular wall built between 1284 and 1333 that once surrounded and defended the city of Florence: the Porta al Prato, Porta San Gallo and Porta alla Croce sopra l’Arno on the north side of the Arno river, and the Porta San Frediano, Porta Romana, Porta San Miniato […]
November 2, 2017

2018 Italy budget: financial measures

Highlights of Italy's 2018 Budget include no change to VAT, discounts for bus and train season tickets, and more police and fire jobs.
July 21, 2017

The Florentine Day: 12 Hours in San Niccolò

On September 14, 2017, the editors of The Florentine will move to Palazzo San Niccolò for a community-focused day of talks, tours and tasting.