Question: What are the requirements for a lease agreement for the Italian Elective Residence Visa application ?   Answer: Based on our experience and practice of many similar cases and the review of policies of many Italian Consulate offices around the world, we have prepared a checklist to refer to when looking for a property to rent…

Question: What are the taxes applicable to Italian Lawyer fees?   Answer: Italian Lawyers’ invoices are subject to 4% pension tax. The total fees + 4% pension tax is subject to VAT. The VAT rate for legal services is 22%. Therefore total tax incurred by the client is 26.88%. For example, for a legal fee of EUR 1,000, the…

Question: I am looking for legal advice on the phone with an experienced English speaking Italian lawyer. I have no time to meet in person.  Do you offer Italian legal advice over the phone?   Answer: We offer Italian legal advice over the phone. Most of our clients are based overseas thus our business model is oriented to…

  Question:  I bought an apartment in Venice six years ago and am now considering gifting it to my son. How easy is this? What costs are involved? Would that be better to sell the property to him? And, finally, could an Italian lawyer handle it without me travelling to Italy? Answer: Transferring your Italian property to your son can be…

 Question: I am the beneficiary of an Italian property left by my late British brother. I live in the UK. I would like to know what is the Italian inheritance process to transfer the property into my name.  Answer: You shall complete and file an Italian inheritance claim, aka Italian Estate Return, or declaration of succession  (“dichiarazione di successione”), to record the property transfer into your…

 Question: I live in the US and I am looking for information on the possibility of a loan for a property in Italy. I can guarantee the loan against investments in the US. Can you help?   Answer: Yes, there are several options.   European Loan We have worked on many transactions with Italian banks giving loans…

 SILK -Shared Italian Legal Knowledge   Italian legal “material”, in plain English We love sharing Italian legal knowledge and experience. We dedicate a lot of time to write and update informative material to the benefit of our website users and social media followers. Our effort and ambition is to make SILK the best Italian legal…

  Question: What is the codice fiscale? When do I need it? How do I get it? What are the requirements? How long does it take to get one?   Answer: The Italian term “codice fiscale” is commonly translated as “tax code”, “fiscal code” or “tax number”. The Italian Codice Fiscale is an Italian identification code. The personal Codice Fiscale is the result of a formula applied to a person’s…

     Question: We work and live in the US and own a property in Florence. We are going to rent it to a student for a year except for July and August. The renter will be paying 550 euro/month plus utilities. Our management company informed us that we can opt for a 21% flat…

Question: Can I open an Italian bank account as a non-Italian citizen and non-Italian resident? What are the requirements and what is the process? Answer: Non-Italian residents are entitled to open non-resident bank accounts (“conto corrente non residenti“), regardless of their citizenship or visa status. One initial in person visit at the bank is normally required. Here more information about requirements…

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