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Living in Italy as an expatriate

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Is it possible to take online courses to prepare for an Italian drivers license exam?

Is it possible to take online courses to prepare for an Italian drivers license exam? I know my internationational drivers license is valid for 365 days, but would like to get ahead of requirements.
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Apostille for UK Skilled Worker Visa

I am about to apply for a UK Skilled Worker Visa from Italy. I need to provide criminal record documents corresponding to my time in Italy and another non-EU country I have lived for more than 12 ...
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American Citizen trying to get married in Italy but running out of time

Naively, my fiancée (Italian) and I (American) thought that we could get married while I was on the 90-day tourist visa. We've been informed that there is pretty much no chance of that. We have our ...
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Permesso di soggiorno expired 2 years ago

My permesso di soggiorno is expired way back 2 years ago in my home country in October 2021 I came to Pakistan in 2020, because of coronavirus I have lost my work totally, that's why I in frustration ...
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Do I have to pay tax if I am shipping paintings from my house in CA to my house in Verona, Italy

If I ship household goods (paintings) do I have to pay tax? I was told by the agency crating that I have to pay import tax (IVA) plus customs fees. True? Has anyone found a reasonable air shipping ...
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How can I apply for the long term French Visa from Italy, when my permesso is expired and waiting for renewal?

I am currently residing in Italy and my permit stay is expired. I am renewing it so I have the renewal receipt. I got a job offer in France and now I have to apply for a visa from the French consulate ...
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Visa for France from Italy - expired permesso

I am currently residing in Italy and my permit stay is expired. I am renewing it so I have the renewal receipt. I got a job offer in France and now I have to apply for a visa from the French consulate ...
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Italian permesso di soggiorno expired for 2 years

Kindly advise. I made the mistake of not renewing my permesso di soggiorno for students for 2 years. I had a huge school fee balance and I couldn't renew without showing exams, which required me ...
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My permessso will expire while I am in the UK. I am not an EU citizen but I have a green Turkish passport

I am a student in Italy. I am planing to go to the UK for nye and Christmas and my permesso will expire while I am there. I have my permesso appointment receipt and I have my English visa too. I am ...
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Sending my personal belongings from UK to EU

I am having a hard time understanding how can I manage the following issue. So I have stayed in the UK for some months and now I am moving back to Italy, which is my home country. During the months ...
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Travel Insurance required for UK citizen applying for an Italian Study Visa D (National Visa)

I am a UK citizen in the process of applying for an Italian Study Visa D (National Visa) to attend a course on Italian language and culture for 9 months. I have read the checklist found here: https://...
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Can I apply for a D type visa for Germany when I already have a D type visa for italy?

When I learned that I was accepted from a university in Italy for the master's program, I applied for an long term student visa for Italy and it was approved. Then I learned that I was accepted to a ...
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Residence permits in Italy and Ireland

Hello I'm holding self employment residence permit in italy and now i applied for student residence permit in Ireland is it possible to maintain both of them or is it going to be a problem for me to ...
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As an EU citizen, working remotely for an Irish company, can I keep my job if I move to another EU country?

I am a permanent resident in Ireland, holding Italian citizenship. I'm an employee of an Irish company and currently working remotely. I'm considering moving to another EU country, like Spain or Italy,...
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Do I need to pay taxes in Italy if I'm inheriting in France?

I am inheriting 100k€ in my home country, France. The account is a french one. However, I am currently residing in Italy :I got an Italian ID card, work, pay my taxes and live there 99% of the year. I ...
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I'm an Italian; can my wife stay in Italy for 6 months without establishing residency?

Ciao amici! I am an Italian citizen residing in the United States. My wife is an American. Our marriage is transcribed in Italy and at my consulate in the US. We want to return to Italy this year for ...
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I'm looking for a place in the U.S. that is like Argentina [duplicate]

I live in Argentina. The cities of Quilmes, Ezpeleta, Berazategui and a few others are my home. I'm moving to the U.S.. I've stayed in Mobile, Alabama for a year, and the place sucked my soul out. I'm ...
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I'm looking for a place in the U.S. that is like Argentina

I live in Argentina. The cities of Quilmes, Ezpeleta, Berazategui and a few others are my home. I'm moving to the U.S.. I've stayed in Mobile, Alabama for a year, and the place sucked my soul out. I'm ...
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Marrying a German (who lives in Italy) before Schengen tourist visa runs out but applying for Italian residency permit after the tourist visa runs out

I am about to marry a German Citizen who has been living Italy for the last five years. I arrived in Italy on a Schengen tourist visa and we are going to get married in Denmark before my tourist visa ...
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What happens if you don't travel after getting a Schengen visa?

About 3 years ago I had an Italian Schengen visa for travel for a duration of 2 weeks. Due to an emergency I had to cancel my trip and did not travel. The visa was left unused. Will this have any ...
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Date of arrival for visa

DO I NEED TO CHANGE MY ARRIVAL FLIGHT DATE??? I will be a student in Italy this October. I live in the USA. My program runs from October 24, 2022 to October 20, 2023. I have a flight to arrive in ...
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Convert residence permit to work permit [duplicate]

I have a long-stay student visa in Italy (D1 type) and I'm doing my master's (The first year is almost over). I got a full-time job offer, but I don't know how to convert my permit to a working permit,...
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Convert residence permit to work permit in Italy

I have a long-stay student visa in Italy (D1 type) and I'm doing my master's (The first year is almost over). I got a full-time job offer, but I don't know how to convert my permit to a working permit,...
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Moving personal belongings to Italy

I lived in the USA for over 30 years. I am a resident of Italy for over 10 years. I just came back to the States for sending my belongings kept in storage in Chicago. I contacted many international ...
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Can I marry an Italian citizen if I am in Italy on an overstayed tourist visa?

So I am an American citizen in Italy with my Italian girlfriend whom I plan to marry. I came to Italy on a Schengen tourist visa but I have overstayed the visa by 40 days. Is it possible to get ...
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Do British citizens need a visa to stay in Italy more than 3 months with boyfriend/girlfriend?

I recently moved to Italy for work (I am an EU citizen). My British girlfriend joined me but is unsure if she needs a visa after her 3 months stay is over. As a British citizen, can she stay more than ...
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Traveling from Italy on an expired residence permit [duplicate]

I am traveling back to India from Italy and my residence permit is expiring a day before my intended day of travel. I don’t intend to travel back to Italy immediately. Is this okay or will I face any ...
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I recently became an EU national from a country different of the one I live. How do I get insured?

I originally came from Brazil and settled in France two years ago. I did the basic inscription on the "Securite Sociale" but nothing more than that (never got the "Carte Vitale" ...
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Importing used car from Italy to another EU country

This question is in reference to this post. If the car is still registered in the previous owner's name, drive it across the border with that registration and re-register it upon arrival. Some owners ...
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How to aknowledge paternity of a 24 years old in South Africa and let her benefit from her EU citizenship

My brother is an Italian citizen and fathered a child during a holiday in South Africa in 1997, he aknowledged the daughter as his but not on her birth certificate where in fact her mother named ...
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Applying for Italian citizenship being Argentinian in Switzerland

I am from Argentina and I will be living in Switzerland for 2 years due to an academic scholarship I have been granted. I was wondering if acquiring Italian citizenship during my studies would be ...
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Can I request for Carta D’identità with the receipt of Permesso di Soggiorno?

I have the receipt of a permesso di soggiorno for Italy, having just renewed it a few days ago. Can I now apply for a carta d’identità using that receipt from the post office?
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Italy: How to withdraw INPS contributions?

I have made two years worth of INPS contributions to the Italian Pension system. My wife who made similar contributions in Austria, was able to withdraw her entire amount minus some fees. I already ...
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Long term resident from the UK - can I be self employed?

I am a UK national that has been living and working in Italy since 2019. I have a carta d'identita that's valid until 2029 and so far I've had a few "short term" contracts (contrato a tempo ...
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Living in Switzerland as Italian

I’m an Italian citizen. I want to travel to and live in Switzerland with my children, who have card residence eu limite from Italy. Do they require a visa or are they covered under free movement?
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Change job for Blue Card EU in Italy

I've been working under Blue Card for 22 months from 2019 to now, now I have a new contract with new company. Does anyone here knows what is the admin process for this change? I read that I need to ...
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Can two D visas from EU countries issue at a same time?

I recently got Italian Study visa D type which is valid for a year. Now I got admission from German university and i am more interested in Germany. Can two student visas from EU countries issue at a ...
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Leaving Italy and moving to Germany

I will move to Germany after staying in Italy for over four years. In those four years, three years were register at inps through Gestione Separata and one year as a researcher. Can someone let me ...
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German entry visa

I am currently holding a researcher permit in Italy with non-EU passport, now I will move to Germany to take up another researcher position. Is it possible to directly apply for the residence permit ...
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Is it possible to get the "Carta Blu" in Italy with my 3-year Associate's Degree Diploma (Laurea Breve)?

I am in the process to work in Italy. The prerequisite for working there is to obtain a Work Visa. The Work Visa is called "Carta Blu EU" (Blue Card). The Italian Authority send to me and my ...
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What do I really need to register as a resident in Italy?

I am looking to go to Italy with my non-EU passport and register as resident (that means doing the inscrizione anagrafica). My passport allows me to stay there for up to three months. Since I am going ...
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Short-term rentals in Italy?

I intend on settling in Italy for a short period (<3 months). From what I've read, it's very hard to actually find people that are willing to rent their apartments for such short stays. Why is that?...
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Multiple residence permit

I am a non-EU person with researcher residence permit in Italy. While, my wife had a Blue card in Germany. Though, I can travel to Germany on my residence permit however, I want to apply residence ...
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Medical insurance for students in Italy

I am Moroccan. I recently received Italy student visa. I was required to present medical insurance in the application. When I go to Italy, I need to apply for residence permit. To apply, you need to ...
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Can I hold a residence permit for Italy and the UK at the same time?

I hold a residence permit for Italy but will be moving to the UK to be with my partner. Can I keep both the permits?
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Gaining residency in Italy when working for non-Italian employers

I am a UK citizen currently working for both a UK university and a Dutch organisation and I pay UK income tax through PAYE. My partner (also a UK citizen) is currently between jobs but plans to set up ...
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Can scholarship grantees take their children?

What procedures and documents are required to take our 1-year-old child to Italy with us? My wife and I both are applying for a master’s scholarship. We are from Afghanistan.
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Can I bring my wife with me to Italy if I get a student visa?

I applied to several universities for a Ph.D. position in Italy. The probability of getting admission from one of them is high. If I get admission it will follow by a scholarship. I am an Iranian ...
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Jus Sanguinis Italian Citizenship with Residence in Italy

I currently live in France and I am a not-yet recognised Jus Sanguinis italian citizen. I plan on move to Italy next year for about 4 months for an internship, and I would like to have my italian ...
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Non-EU permanent resident of Italy seeking to settle in another EU country while naturalisation is pending

My father is a non-EU permanent resident in Italy and he's concerned about his PR, since he's waiting for Italian citizenship and the latter is basically necessary for him in order to get this ...
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