French tax

What do the changes to French tax law mean for expats?

High net worth and ultra-high net worth individuals living or owning property in France should understand the most relevant changes to French tax law, which are expected to be announced in the 2020 budget, writes Joanne Leach, Senior Client Director at Salle Strabens France. Assess the situation before acting. Remember that French inheritance rules are […]

French tax

The tax refund scam in France circulates by e-mail

Opening the message sent to personal email addresses says “Hello, after the last calculations for the exercise of your activity, we have determined that you are eligible to receive from our part in the amount of …” (Hello, our latest calculations of your professional activity show that you are eligible for a reimbursement in the […]

French market

The French Market Corp. of the city wants full rent in stores, despite the slowdown of the coronavirus | News

French Quarter boutique owner Rhonda Findley is frustrated. “I’m going to go bankrupt, and it seems nobody cares,” she said. Findley, who leases a Decatur Street storefront from the French Market Corp., a city agency, says that beginning July 1, she’s being charged full rent. Yet the French Quarter foot traffic that has made its […]

French market

The French market is almost empty as the tourist economy of New Orleans continues to suffer

Economists say New Orleans’ heavy reliance on tourism will worsen the pandemic’s blow to the city’s economy. NEW ORLEANS – In his 31 years as a seller in the French market, Oscar Donahue has learned how to present to customers, but customers and sellers are hard to come by right now. “Normally, there are around […]