Official website of Notaires de France

Capital gains tax on property


Before you sell, it is a good idea to have a precise idea of how any capital gain will be taxed.­

  • The french rules governing the taxation of capital gains on real property

    • The capital gain is equal to the difference between the sale price and the purchase price or the value that was reported when the property was received as a gift or by inheritance .

Estimate the amount of your capital gain thanks to the assessment simulator (in french only)

  • Find a notaire

    • Find the details in the Directory of Notaires of France.

    • Real estate and tax specialist, your notary is at your disposal to help you.

See also


French property market report / N°31