What can I do during Phase 3 of the de-escalation?

GUIDE: THE RIGHT TO REIMBURSEMENT FOR CANCELLATION OF TOURISTIC SERVICES

You made travel plans before the out-break of the coronavirus and your reservations have now been cancelled? Let us show you your options.  EU Commissioner for Transport Adina Vălean said: “In light of the mass cancellations and delays passengers and transport operators face due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Commission wants to provide legal certainty on how to apply EU…
A guide to Inheritance and Tax in Spain

A guide to Inheritance and Tax in Spain

The inheritance regime according to the Spanish Civil Code and the inheritance tax Inheritance refers to the set of assets, rights and obligations that a person leaves behind when they die. In Spain, there are different laws that apply to the inheritance of a person. On the one hand, there is the national, Spanish civil code and on the other…
THE IMPORTANCE OF UNDERSTANDING SPANISH TAX DURING COVID-19

THE IMPORTANCE OF UNDERSTANDING SPANISH TAX DURING COVID-19

Why is it important to understand if the taxpayer will be deemed as a Spanish Tax Resident or not? Spanish Tax Residents must pay taxes on their worldwide income. Employment income and property income (rental income and sole ownership income) will be taxed at a progressive rate which can go up to a 48%, depending on the autonomous community. Progressive…
travel restrictions eu

Current Status on EU COVID-19 Travel Restrictions

The members of the European Council agreed on March 17th, 2020 to apply, for a period of 30 days, a temporary restriction on non-essential travel from third countries to the European Union and Schengen associated countries. The agreement was aimed at limiting the spread of the COVID-19 contagion. Spain applied this agreement by means of the Order INT/270/2020, of March…

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Corona virus FAQ

FAQ: What are the Consequences of Coronavirus?

At Lexidy Law Boutique we are continuously monitoring and responding to this outbreak. This Coronavirus FAQ will be updated as more is known about how it is affecting people worldwide. For more information, check back regularly on Lexidy Law Boutique coronavirus pages. https://www.lexidy.com/covid-19-legal-advice-in-spain/ FAQ Coronavirus Consequences: Q: How can I pay the rent if I do not have any income? A:…
INVITATION LETTER TO ENTER SPAIN

Increase In Situations Where Spanish Nationality Is Granted

The new Coalition Government has announced its intention to enlarge the possibilities of obtainment of Spanish citizenship. Specifically, for the children and grandchildren of former Spanish citizens. These descendants will be able to obtain Spanish citizenship at any moment they want; moreover, their Spanish ascendants will not necessarily have to be Spanish of origin.  This is a noticeable change with…
Spanish Citizenship For Sephardic Jews

Acquire Spanish Citizenship For Sephardic Jews

Did you know that Sephardic Jews with Spanish origin could directly apply for Spanish citizenship? However, since October 1st 2019 Sephardic Jews are subject to the general procedure of nationality by residence, meaning that they must have resided in Spain for at least two years to ask for the citizenship. In the following summary you can find the major steps…

What You Need To Know To Set Up An E-Commerce Business In Spain

What is needed to set up an E-Commerce business in Spain? With the development of new technologies and the digital era, the way people do business has changed significantly. Many businesses are now 100% online. Having an online business can be a very appealing option nowadays.  If you are planning to set up an e-commerce business in Spain, there are…