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Claire Parsons

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I have just created an SCI in France and bought a house which we are renovating. We do not earn an income or any money from the house as it is uninhabitable at the moment. I think I need to file the first tax return by the end of May but I don't have a tax number. How do I go about getting this - I have read that the Siren number can be used but who would I contact to check. I don't want to get into any tax trouble! Can you let me know?

by Claire Parsons on 18 Apr 2018
Eliane Rakotonoel

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Dear Claire,

if you have created the SCI in 2018, you will need to file a return only in 2019.
So no worries for the moment.
I can put you into contact with a chartered accountant who can help you with the SCI return.
As an individual, if you are non-resident, and earning no income in France, then nothing to be done.
But if you re a tax resident, you will need to file an individual tax return, even if you do not earn income (in France and abroad).
I hope this will help

kind regards,

Eliane

by Eliane Rakotonoel on 19 Apr 2018

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