Govt. to announce end of portugal golden visa on feb 16, according to “senior government figures”.
Expresso, one of Portugal’s newspapers, today reports that the legislative package on housing that the Council of Ministers is set to approve on Thursday will include provisions for the end of the Portuguese golden visa program.
“The Package that will be approved on the 16th” writes Espresso, “will also include a symbolic measure” The long-promised end of the golden visas, which António Costa already said in November, “may have served its purpose”.
The newspaper , which mentioned the program’s prospective termination only in passing, provided no further details as to how or when the golden visa would come to a close but indicated information had been confirmed by senior government officials.
One golden visa practitioner with who IMI has benn in touch say he has confirmed the information through personal conversation with two separate senior government sources