Non-Resident’s Tax

We continue to see evidence of the Spanish tax authorities clamping down on tax evasion in all its forms and an ever -increasing use of the UK tax authority (HMRC) as a collections agent of unpaid Spanish taxes. People with a “foot in both camps” need to take note! For people who are genuine non-residents Continue reading…

Children of Emaús

  Dear Friends, We are very grateful for your very kind generosity and help given to the Santa’s Stockings for the EMAUS children.. This was such a wonderful item to give the children on Christmas Day, when so many of them will not have been with their families at this special time. It was such Continue reading…

Pets in wills

We are often asked to advise on how best to cover the welfare of pets after the owner´s death. This can be a real issue where there are either no next-of-kin or none living in Spain. There are a number of registered animal charities in Spain nowadays and it is worth making enquiries as to Continue reading…

Spanish Driving Licences

We have had many enquiries recently about the need to exchange the British driving licence for a Spanish driving licence. The law can be a bit confusing – even some officers of the Guardia Civil are unsure themselves! However, a visit to the web-site of the DGT (Dirección General de Tráfico) based in Alicante makes Continue reading…