Sergio Sirabella

World finance
An enticing tax for wealthy foreigners

Visitors have always fallen in love with Italy’s culture and beauty. Now the government wants to introduce a new law that will attract workers and capital to give the economy a much-needed boost.

Paying the piper

Slowly but surely many of the traditional tax havens for Italians have buckled under pressure to forego their bank secrecy and become more transparent. For this reason Italy’s new voluntary disclosure procedures are looking more and more attractive.