To encourage British tourists to continue visiting the country, Turismo de Portugal launched the ‘Brelcome’ campaign, a pun between ‘Brexit’ and the word ‘welcome’, as a contingency plan to minimize the economic impact of United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union.
In addition to an online hotline available on the Visit Portugal portal, British tourists will benefit visa-free travel, dedicated airport corridors, health insurance and recognition of their driving license.
The goal is “to try to settle the British by saying that Portugal is still here, no matter what, with open arms,” said the secretary of state.
So, with Brexit deal uncertainty, it’s hard to tell how the Portugal NHR system can change for British residents, but those who are thinking of moving to Portugal can do so through the Portugal NHR scheme, which allows applicants to benefit tax-free conditions. Learn more about the tax exemption and Relocating to Portugal after Brexit deal here.
Since 2015, the number of UK residents in Portugal has grown, as have annual migration flows. That year, residence permits were granted to 17 230 Britons. In 2016, after the referendum, UK residents in Portugal increased by 12.8%, and the growing trend persisted, marking 22 431 in 2017, and over 26 500 in 2018.
If you’re looking to relocate to Portugal the Portugal NHR might be your best option, as you can have several tax benefits, besides the wonderful sunny weather!
If you’re looking for a nice place to live or spend your stay in Portugal, we can also help you find a house or property here.
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Portugal Homes has very experienced and knowledgeable professionals working with some of the most established and reputable developers Portugal has to offer. Our vast experience allows us to guide you through the best investment choices.
Whether you want a holiday home or an investment property, we select the best units for your profile and take care of all the process from start to finish. Even after the sale! Our After Sales services assume the responsibility of furnishing your property at your taste, taking care of the property in your absence, managing the rentals if you wish to rent your property when you’re not in Portugal and so much more!
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