Income Tax is based on a progressive scale and will be withheld directly from your wage and paid to the tax office (Finanzamt). Fully discuss your tax position with your employer prior to accepting a job to establish how much tax and social security contribution will be deducted at source. Details of local tax offices and information on the tax system are available from the Federal Ministry of Finance:
Bundesministerium für Finanzen
For information on international tax issues as well as double taxation please contact:
Revenue Policy International (Double Taxation)
100 Parliament Street
London SW1A 2BQ
Tel: 020-7438 6622
Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED)
as of: 18.08.2015
The UK Government has made some legislative changes to its Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED).
ATED is payable each year by companies that own UK residential properties valued above a certain amount. The change in UK legislation may affect residents of Austria who own a residential property in the UK.
It is important for you affected by the new legislation that you understand the changes and take the necessary steps to send an ATED return to Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs (HMRC) and to pay any tax due on time.
Further information concerning ATED: