Appointing an Executor for Spanish Wills

  • April 10, 2012

Normally, in Spain, Spaniards only appoint an Executor for their Wills when they are really wealthy. Certainly, you are not obliged by Spanish Law to appoint an Executor. It may sound a good idea to have an Executor for your Spanish Will but you need to t...

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Mental incapacity in Spain, what to do

  • April 14, 2012

Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for people, particularly as they get older, to suffer from mental incapacity.  Equally, of course, this sad state can occur through severe accidents. Either way, mental incapacity in Spain can lead to many problems for ...

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Do you own a property in Jávea?

  • May 12, 2012

It has recently been announced, in several local newspapers, that the ‘Catastrazo’ – which increased the Council Tax to be paid by owners of property in Javea in 2005 has been declared null and void by the Spanish Supreme Court! For this reason,...

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Working in Spain, starting a new business

  • May 29, 2012

The Spanish Government plans to approve a Royal Decree where small businesses will be allowed to start working immediately, as the actual system of licences is going to be eliminated. This measure is called ‘autolicencia exprés’ and is aimed at allow...

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