Latvian tax residents are also taking the opportunity to work abroad. A Latvian tax resident meeting certain criteria may become a tax resident in the foreign country where he is employed. Selling real estate (RE) located in Latvia or other assets may raise the question of which country’s personal income tax (PIT) is payable on the profit you make on the transaction.
On 8 October 2021 the Supreme Court announced a ruling on case SKA-301/2021 regarding expenses a person incurs in repaying a mortgage on an inherited real estate (RE), which may be treated as an investment in a functionally similar RE.
When starting a new business, it can be a challenging task to establish a sustainable financial infrastructure from the very beginning. For the investors focusing on start-ups, one of the most difficult tasks is determining how to price the investment.