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Executors in Spain

In the UK it is very common to have an executor, ‘albacea’ or ‘contador partidor´, to help ensure that your wishes are carried out when you die.

The importance of making a will in Spain - protect your assets for inheritors

We are often asked if it is necessary to make a will in Spain. Although it isn't an essential requirement it is beneficial to do so and it can help your heirs when the time comes.

Don't let your inheritors get caught out

When a loved one dies that last thing you want is to struggle settling inheritance issues. Unfortunately, in Spain, the differences in procedures and laws can mean that inheritors have difficulty in managing the inheritance process.

Make sure you meet the inheritance deadline

When someone close to you dies the last thing you want to have to think about are the legal arrangements.

Time frame to complete the Inheritance process in Spain

Nobody is really prepared for a bereavement, but unfortunately all legalities need to be completed within a certain time limit.

Positive trends for inheritance and donation tax

Residents and non-residents inheriting or donating property in Spain used to be treated differently when it came to tax.

Clearing up worries about Spanish inheritance

One of the questions that’s most frequently asked in our offices is – how much Spanish inheritance tax will I have to pay? We receive enquiries every week from the recently bereaved who are not only coming to terms with the death of a close relative but also the fact that inheritance in Spain can be a complicated and costly matter.

Spanish Inheritance tax near to disappear in Andalucia

Until recently residents and non-residents inheriting property in Spain were treated differently when it came to inheritance tax.

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