When a succession does not have contact with several jurisdictions, it will not be difficult, in principle, to determine the applicable national law. However, in the globalized world in which we live, there are more and more situations, personal, family and heritage, plurilocalized.

Indeed, if a succession has elements of connection with the Portuguese legal system, but also with others, it is necessary to determine whether or not Portuguese law governs such succession. Thus, it is important to know the rules for determining the applicable law existing and applicable in Portugal and, also, the Portuguese law on succession and the respective taxation.

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