REVIVE Program
Portugal and a great program to boost our tourim outside of the big city centers

We at FS LEGAL, are a specialized law firm in investments and we are very proud of our country Portugal, and we feel it deserves to be promoted. Therefore, it is our role to announce the investment programs that Portugal is promoting with great advantages to the entrepreneurs. This program is not set for Golden […]

Startup Visa Program
Residency Visa for Entrepreneurs from third countries


Startup Visa is a residence visa for entrepreneurs, which aims to attract investment to Portugal, as well as talent and innovation. This program will create a certification status of companies and company incubators to of entrepreneurs and highly qualified persons of countries outside of the European Union. Starting from January 1, 2018, young entrepreneurs from […]

Golden Visa Portugal – New Rules
New rules came to place in ARI program Portugal


New rules for the granting of residence permits for foreign nationals wishing to invest in Portugal came into effect on November 26. It was approved under the Program “Capitalizar”, Law no. 102/2017, proceeds to the fifth amendment to the Law that establishes the legal regime for entry, stay, exit and removal of foreigners from the […]

Do you want to live or invest in Portugal through a Golden Visa or a Retirement Visa?
Find what is the best option for you if Golden Visa or a Retirement Visa?

D7 and Golden Visa

Do you want to acquire a residence permit in Portugal through an investment? Find out the right residence option for you. Whether you have already made an investment in your country or intend to invest in Portugal, Law no. 23/2007 of July 4 (Law of Entry, Stay, Exit and Removal of Foreigners of National Territory), […]

Sephardic Jews and their right to become Portuguese Citizens
Portuguese Citizenship for descendants of Sephardic Jews

Lawyer Sephardic Jew

Who do we call Sephardic Jews, it is a Jews descended from the ancient and traditional Jewish communities of the Iberian Peninsula (Portugal & Spain). The presence of these communities in the Iberian Peninsula is very old, even before the formation of the Christian Iberian kingdoms, as happened with Portugal from the twelfth century. And […]

ARI – Golden Visa Portugal – March
Flash News

Golden Visa Portugal

Investment in Golden Visas rose 85% in March year-on-year to 192.4 million euros, and almost doubled compared to February, according to data from the Portuguese SEF. In March, the investment resulting from the Residence Permit for Investment Activity (ARI), better known as Golden Visas, totaled 192,493,840.26 euros, an increase of 85% compared to the same […]

How to escape from Brexit?
How to acquire Portuguese Permanent Residency or become a Portuguese citizen

Golden Visa - Brexit

With all the instability provoked by the possibility of the United Kingdom (“UK”) to activate article 50 º of the Lisbon Treaty, commonly known as “Brexit”, and leave the European Union, many British nationals are considering other options in order to keep their benefits as European citizens. Many of them live already outside of the […]

ARI – Autorização de Residência para Atividade de Investimento (Golden Visa)
How to get a Golden Visa to Portugal for € 280.000 ?

If you intend to obtain a Residence Permit for Investment Activity (ARI), usually referred to as Golden Visa, you may do so in several ways: i) Capital transfer with a value equal to or above 1 million Euros; ii) The creation of, at least, 10 job positions; iii) The purchase of real estate property with a […]

EU and Monaco agree to fight tax evasion
European Union and Monaco

Tax Lawyer

Similar to what previously Switzerland, Liechtenstein, San Marino and Andorra did, the EU and Monaco have concluded an agreement that will improve tax compliance by private savers. To help prevent tax evasion, EU member states and Monaco will exchange information automatically. Tax administrators will also get better cross-border access to information. This is one more […]