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Financial Advice for Expats Living in Austria

INDEPENDENT FINANCIAL ADVICE FOR EXPATS LIVING IN AUSTRIA

Austria is a small land-locked country in central Europe. Its rich history and culture appeals to expats looking for a more unique experience.

With outstanding natural scenery and proximity to other European countries it is an ideal place to be based in Europe whether for work or retirement.

For professionals there are several multinational companies with offices and healthcare and education are generally considered to be first class.

If you’re an expat looking for independent financial advice in Austria then we can provide you with the right support and guidance to optimise your long-term financial planning.

INDEPENDENT UK-REGULATED ADVICE FOR BRITISH EXPATS IN AUSTRIA WITH UK ASSETS

If you’re a British expat in Austria with assets in the UK then you need a clear picture of how to manage them. Living overseas presents complications with investment management, generating income, managing currency fluctuations, protecting capital and understanding tax obligation both in your own lifetime and when you pass them on upon your death.

We provide UK-regulated advice to assess all of your assets and the optimise them to manage all of the concerns mentioned above.

Contact us via the form below if you want a free and confidential meeting about your situation.

UK-REGULATED ADVICE ON UK PENSIONS

If you’ve spent a significant part of your career working in the UK then it’s probable that you’ll have accumulated pensions either in the form of defined contribution pots or defined benefit final salary pensions.

We give the best UK-regulated advice on UK pensions for British expats in Austria. Unfortunately many British expats in Austria have been badly advised in the past and transferred their UK pensions into Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) in jurisdictions like Guernsey, Malta and Gibraltar. The majority – probably 99% – of these were done unnecessarily and could actually leave you worse off from a tax perspective.

For more specific guidance on UK pensions for expats in Austria check out our articles further down this page.

FINANCIAL ADVICE FOR US EXPATS

US expats and US connected persons face challenges with regard to their investments as many financial institutions simply won’t allow U.S. connected persons to hold investment products and increasing numbers of U.S. financial institutions are closing brokerage accounts for U.S. connected persons with overseas addresses.

The U.S. Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) has paved the path for subsequent and more global regimes, notably the Common Reporting Standard (CRS).

Providing correct advice to US expats is just one area in which we specialise. For a free and confidential meeting about your situation, please contact us via the form below.

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