Housing tax

Housing tax - According to a report published in Le Figaro housing tax has increased in 2018 for 13 municipalities in the region.  Figures show that 6,027 municipalities across France have decided to increase the tax between 2017 and 2018. The French government has promised to abolish the tax by 2022 removing it for 80% of households with a decline of one third per year in 2018, 2019 and 2020.




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Breast cancer

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Road safety

In a statement published by the Prefect of the Var motorists in the region have been urged to drive safely. ... Road safety Read More


French and Riviera News Tuesday 17th September 2019

La plage des Ondes in Cap d’Antibes has been closed to swimmers due to pollution. French and Riviera News Tuesday 17th September 2019 Read More


Evening Update Monday 16 September

Members of a range of professions have been demonstrating against pension reforms today Evening Update Monday 16 September Read More