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Post Covid 19 Traffic Air Restrictions in Spain

(ORDER INT/578/202020, of June 29th) On June 11th, the European Commission presented its Communication on the third assessment of the application of temporary restrictions on non-essential travel to the European Union. From July 1st, 2020, travel restrictions from third countries will be progressively lifted throughout the Schengen area. Based primarily on the epidemiological situation, an initial list of third countries…
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What can I do during Phase 3 of the de-escalation?

GUIDE: THE RIGHT TO REIMBURSEMENT FOR CANCELLATION OF TOURISTIC SERVICES

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…
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4 phases: What we know about Spain’s de-escalation plan towards the ‘new normal’

Normality is something we all crave and desire, but many argue the “normal” as we used to know it is extinct and will not be back even after the immediate crisis has ended.  Many countries have since started implementing measures to loosen their restrictions and lockdowns. China’s way is unique and not directly applicable to EU countries. France and Italy…
REOPENING OF THE IMMIGRATION OFFICES AFTER THE STATE OF ALARM

REOPENING OF THE IMMIGRATION OFFICES AFTER THE STATE OF ALARM

The reopening of the Foreigners' Immigration Offices is planned for 25 May, although capacity will be limited and an appointment must be made in advance. IMMIGRATION OFFICES AND CUSTOMER SERVICE Coinciding with the start of Phase 2 of the de-escalation of the confinement measures in Spain, the Immigration Offices will begin to open their facilities and will thus be able…
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…
CAN COVID-19 MAKE ME A SPANISH TAX RESIDENT?

CAN COVID-19 MAKE ME A SPANISH TAX RESIDENT?

Could COVID-19 make you a Spanish Tax payer resident? This is the question that can be asked by someone who, as a result of the COVID-19, has had to temporarily change their residence, with no final date in sight, either because they have been confined or are obliged to respect a quarantine in their place of vacation, or because they…
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Expect 3 changes from immigration laws In Spain 2020

COVID-19 is changing the world, and with it, the immigration laws countries in such as Spain. An opportunity for many looking for gate ways into Spain . Recently, the Ministry of Inclusion, Social Security and Migration intends to reform and modify the Immigration laws in order to make access to employment in Spain more flexible and to simplify the process…
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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…
COVID-19: DISSOLUTION AND LIQUIDATION OF COMPANIES

COVID-19: DISSOLUTION AND LIQUIDATION OF COMPANIES

Following the enactment of Royal Decree Law 7/2020 of 12 March, which supports urgent measures to respond to the economic impact of COVID-19 and Royal Decree 463/2020 of 14 March, many small businesses have been forced to stop their activity at 100%. This post will give some guidelines on how to dissolve and liquidate a company. Carrying out this process…