Property Lawyer in Portugal
Entrepreneur for 25 years and managing director of GRUPOCERTUS, which is essentially linked to the tourism industry, he provides through Financertus, Lda. consulting and advisory services to dozens of companies, technicians and tourism enterprises from small cottages to 5 * hotels. Website:

Tax benefits for investment in tourism – Touristic Utility Statute

Some types of investments in tourism, as the creation of new developments, or their remodelling, expansion and renovation, are eligible to apply for the Touristic Utility Statute that, once obtained, allows to profit from tax benefits over a period of up to 7 years. Designated as Tourist Utility (UT- Utilidade Turística), this statute is an … Read More

Financial incentives for construction & renovation of tourist enterprises

Currently, there are several incentives for construction and renovation of tourist enterprises available, such as: 1. QREN (Quadro de Referência Estratégico Nacional – National Strategic Reference Framework): This incentive is refundable without interest, with a maximum grant rate of 65% of the eligible investment. The repayment terms vary between 10 and 7 years, with a … Read More

Technical and Procedural Consultancy – Tourism Enterprises

The Investment in tourism enterprises requires at least one member of the working group, who takes on responsibility, right from the beginning, for coordinating different areas such as the interests of the investor, the architectural configuration defined by the technicians and the conception of the theme to implement. Therefore, it calls for specific solutions, that … Read More