Convenient tax system for those settling in Portugal, the Non-Habitual Resident statute:
- 0% tax rate (tax exemption) on retirement pensions received from abroad, for those settling in Portugal.
2. Who can benefit from the NHR statute?
- Who has retired.
- Certain professions considered as strategic and of high added value.
- Look for a tax office and request a fiscal identity number under the NHR statute.
We recommend you to see a tax specialist. HOUSE IN PORTUGAL works with a network of recognized professionals in this area. Do not hesitate to contact us.
The NHR statute is regulated by the Decreto Lei n. 249/2009, of 23th September, with the amendment of Art. 16. (IRS Code), with the current text being introduced by Lei n. 20/2012, of 14th May.