Taxes & Business Laws in Italy - guidance from the Department for International Trade

Italian financial, legal and tax basics in one handy place

You’ve shortlisted Italy as a potential new market. Understanding its entry requirements, business laws in Italy, taxes in Italy, and customs considerations is key to ensuring success in the Italian market.1

Italy has one of the world’s highest rates of household wealth. Italy has a long-standing trade relationship with the UK, and has an appreciation for quality British goods and services. Italy offers regulations and modern intellectual property protection practices similar to the UK’s, as well as a healthy infrastructure and integrated supply chains.

The challenge

Take advantage of the opportunities in Italy by understanding the tax and legal requirements of doing business there.

Learn more

The Department of International Trade (DIT) has created an easy-to-use guide to doing business worldwide. Its information on Italy includes:

Learn more about doing business in Italy. Learn more about recruitment processes in Italy

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  1. The materials provided on the site are for informational purposes only. For financial, tax, or legal advice, consult a specialist.