Inheritance tax in Spain: regional tax reliefs to benefit ALL non-residents in the future (even outside the EU)


In July a new binding consultation from the Spanish Tax Office was released. Binding consultations are queries raised by taxpayers to the tax office and its reply binds its performance on a given matter. It is now the third one of its kind, and this one in particular is very well argued. With three like-minded […]

5 reasons to invest in real estate in Spain


Store of value. In times of political instability, which lead to stock markets in upheaval, gold and real estate have traditionally been a safe haven where affluent ploughed their money capping off the storm. Security. Real estate is a tangible asset which you can touch and see, unlike cryptocurrencies and other intangible assets where thefts […]

Andalusia, now a tier 1 region for low taxation in Spain


Marbella-based lawyer Raymundo Larraín keeps us abreast of the sweeping changes in Inheritance & Gift tax law in Andalusia. Marbella-based Larraín Nesbitt Lawyers has over 16 years’ taxation & conveyancing experience at your service. We offer a wide range of 40 legal and corporate services. Our team of native English-speaking lawyers and economists have a […]

8 tips on buying a home in Spain


Marbella-based Larraín Nesbitt Lawyers has over 16 years’ taxation & conveyancing experience at your service. We offer a wide range of 40 legal and corporate services. Our team of native English-speaking lawyers and economists have a long track record successfully assisting expats all over Spain. You can review here our client’s testimonials. By Larraín Nesbitt […]

Eight Tips on Buying Off-Plan in Spain


Photo credit: courtesy of Stavanger Group, Belfry villas, Estepona By Larraín Nesbitt Abogados The sales season is upon us. Whether you are looking to buy as an investment or for pleasure, now is the right time to dip back into the Spanish market. Low prices and cheap mortgages won’t last forever. Property prices in Spain […]

NIE number explained


By Larraín Nesbitt Abogados What is a NIE number? This will be one of the first questions you will be asking yourself when you move over to Spain. Succinctly, a NIE number is a tax identification number for foreigners which identifies you before the Spanish Tax Office and allows you to file and pay taxes […]