Special Tax Regimes for Inward Expatriates: Recent Trends in Selected Jurisdictions

Discover the latest developments in tax regimes for inward expatriates in four selected European jurisdictions: Italy, Portugal, Spain and the United Kingdom. This webinar will explore both the enhancements and the restrictions introduced in these countries’ tax policies, providing a comprehensive overview of the fiscal landscape for foreign workers and individuals.

Topics Covered

  • Special tax regimes for inward expatriates: Comparative overview
  • Italy
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • The United Kingdom
  • Closing remarks

Learning Objectives

After this webinar, the participants will be able to: 

  • Compare the main elements of special tax regimes to attract inward expatriates
  • List the key features of the special tax regimes offered by the selected jurisdictions
  • Appreciate recent legislative changes and their impact on international mobility
  • Identify common policy trends in the field of international taxation of individuals


Paula Benitez, Tax lawyer (Cuatrecasas)

Giorgio Beretta, Professor (University of Amsterdam)

Rita Botelho Moniz, Tax Lawyer (RBM Tax & Legal)

Field of study


Who should participate

This webinar is suitable for tax professionals, financial advisers, global mobility experts and anyone interested in understanding the evolving tax landscape for inward expatriates in these selected jurisdictions.

Course level and prerequisites

This is an intermediate-level webinar. Participants are expected to be familiar with the key concepts of international individual income taxation.

Interactive webinar – “Group Internet Based” (live webinar only)

During live webinars, it is possible to interact with the presenters via a chat message function. Please note that questions are answered based on relevance, order of receipt and available time. Additionally, participants in the live webinar are invited to answer poll questions. Participants will also have access to the on-demand version for a further 12 months from the live date.

Date of live broadcast: 9 July 2024

On-demand webinar

On-demand webinars are intended for individual self-study only. Unlike live webinars, they are not open to interactive participation nor do they offer the assistance of a real-time instructor. Access to on-demand webinars is granted for a period of 12 months.

Continuing Professional Education

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