Law of inheritance in Italy – Imposta di successione

Law of inheritance in Italy – Italian inheritance tax

What is “Imposta di successione”?

Law of inheritance in ItalyItalian inheritance tax, “Imposte di Successione” was abolished by law no. 383 of 18 October 2001. Subsequently, the government re-introduced inheritance tax through law no. 286, dated 24th November 2006. The law has been applicable to inheritance cases since 3rd October 2006. Read more

De Tullio Law Firm at the YourOverseasHome event

We are pleased to announce that, on 18th November 2017, De Tullio Law Firm exhibited at Your Overseas Home, an exclusive event reserved for those interested in buying overseas properties in the next six months.

On said date, De Tullio Law Firm brought along a range of Italian property experts, ready to answer questions and provide all the guidance needed to make the purchase of Italian properties as smooth as possible.

Buying a property in the next six months can be very stressful and daunting. With this in mind the Your Overseas Home team and Smart Currency Exchange have created these exclusive events for people interested in buying properties abroad – to remove the stress and risk involved with their property purchase. At these events there is the opportunity to:

  • Browse a selection of the best properties that suit any requirements.
  • Ask questions to Italy property experts (appointments available).
  • Discuss budgeting and tactics to remove risk when purchasing in a foreign country.
  • Listen to useful seminars from Italy property, legal, finance and currency experts

If you are interested in attending the next Your Overseas Home event, follow us on our Social Media channels – to always keep yourself posted!

Mr Giandomenico De Tullio and the team at De Tullio Law Firm will look forward to seeing you there.

De Tullio Law Firm Featured in the New York Times

De Tullio Law Firm Featured in the New York Times

De Tullio Law Firm’s Managing Parner, Giandomenico De Tullio, interviewed by the New York Times.

De Tullio Law Firm Featured in the New York Times

“Because of reciprocal legislation, citizens of some countries face restrictions when buying real estate in Italy, but those from the United States, Canada, Britain and Australia are not among them, said Giandomenico De Tullio, a partner at the De Tullio Law Firm, which has offices in Italy and London. It is becoming more difficult for foreigners to obtain mortgages, agents said, but that may not affect luxury buyers, who tend to use cash.”

Read the full article here.

Property Selling Guide

This property selling guide focuses on the issues that a seller may encounter during an Italian property conveyance.

When selling an Italian property, there are some legal issues which should be seriously considered. Due to the language barrier and differences in property sellinglegal systems, real estate transactions in Italy can appear as a difficult and protracted process for foreign investors. The Italian legal process is obviously technical and might expose you to some risks. Considering the interests at stake in a real estate transaction, it is advisable that you seek the assistance of a qualified bilingual legal advisor, who has the competence to guide you through the process and advise on potential risks. Read more

Property Buying Guide

Italian Property Buying Guide

This Property Buying Guide aims to cover key elements of the Italian purchasing process.property buying guide

For a more in-depth explanation, you may wish to read our comprehensive Italian Property Buying Guide.

The purchase of a property in Italy proceeds through 3 key stages:

  • Proposta irrevocabile d’acquisto (Reservation offer)
  • Contratto preliminare di vendita (Preliminary contract)
  • Atto di vendita (Deed of sale)

Once you have chosen your property you should engage the services of a solicitor, whether you buy through a real estate agent or directly from the vendor. The knowledge that an Italian solicitor has about Italian real estate law is invaluable – plus, your own solicitor is there exclusively to look after your interests. Read more

Italian Inheritance law: De Tullio Law Firm’s services

Italian Inheritance law

De Tullio Law Firm’s services

Italian inheritanceFor over 50 years, De Tullio Law Firm​ has been providing, clients worldwide, with clear-sighted legal advice related to Italian inheritance matters.

Whatever your needs, we can help you.

– Italian inheritance rights assessment

– Drafting Italian Wills

– Claiming / recovering inherited Italian property Read more