France: Finance Bill for 2018


The Finance Bill for 2018 has been submitted by the French Government to the National Assembly.  

Among the proposed measures is a decrease in the rate of withholding tax on income from French equities when paid to non-resident investors.

If approved, the Finance Bill 2018 would be expected to become effective 1 January 2018.

The measures are still to be approved by the French Parliament.

We will inform customers as soon as official confirmation becomes available.

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