Great International Retirement Locations

Bali, Indonesia Retirement

Retirement location-Bali

Bali, with its lush vegetation, exceptional beaches and awe inspiring scenery, is one of the most beautiful places on earth. Bali’s attractions include fishing villages featuring black sand beaches, coral reefs and excellent diving, areas with botanical gardens, an active volcano (Mount Batur) with great mountain scenery cool temperatures and fruit growing, and hiking, cycling and bird-watching at various locations.
Bali is renowned for its diverse and sophisticated art forms, such as painting, sculpture, woodcarving, handcrafts, and performing arts. Balinese percussion orchestra music, known as gamelan, is highly developed and varied. Balinese performing arts often portray stories from Hindu epics such as the Ramayana but with heavy Balinese influence. There are an estimated 20,000 temples on the island, each of which holds festivals at least twice yearly. The large island-wide festivals are determined by two local calendars.
Reasons to retire here: Weather, Great recreation (fishing, boating, surfing, diving, cycling, hiking, etc.), Festivals, Art and Music, Temples and other historical sites
Weather: average lows in the upper 60s and average highs in the upper 80s. Rainy season from December to March. Dry season from May to September.
Population: 3.9 million
Income Tax: Approximately 35%
Sales Tax: approximately 10%
Property Tax: Foreigners can not own land in Bali. They can lease (long or short term) or rent. Taxes vary based on the type of lease.

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