Latest information for small businesses in France


Why do freelancers need to add EI mention

Why do freelancers need to add EI mention

A freelancer or one-person business in France is called a sole trader or enterprise individuelle. Since May 2022, they must indicate the mention "entrepreneur individuel" or the initials "EI" on their documents. Read on. ...

By Valérie Aston · 2 Jun 2022


How to create a gite in France masterclass

How to create a gite in France masterclass

Join me for a live masterclass on How to create a gite in France. We are getting closer to the summer reason and I want to make sure that you are ready to welcome your guests. ...

By Valérie Aston · 13 May 2022



Get support with My French Business Course

Get support with My French Business Course

I’m excited to be sharing with you the launch of my new course to help you create your first business in France. And yep, it’s called My French Business. Coming out this March. ...

By Valérie Aston · 22 Feb 2022


Changes impacting businesses in 2022

Changes impacting businesses in 2022

Each year, the Government votes a new Finance Act with changes impacting businesses. Here's a summary of changes for 2022. ...

By Valérie Aston · 9 Feb 2022


How to open French bank account

How to open French bank account

This article covers how to open a French bank account, whether it's for you as an individual or for your business in France. ...

By Valérie Aston · 4 Feb 2022







Micro Entrepreneur overview 2021-2022

Micro Entrepreneur overview 2021-2022

I have created a micro entrepreneur mini course for just for you! And my promise is simple: within a couple of hours this course will enable you to make an informed decision ...

By Valérie Aston · 28 Oct 2021




France - Business registrations bounce back in 2021

France - Business registrations bounce back in 2021

INSEE, the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies in France has recorded a strong increase of business registrations from February to April 2021 compared to 2020, with an increase of 71.2%. ...

By Valérie Aston · 16 Jul 2021