Inheritance

Kevin, Algarobba Costa

08/01/2019

Clear information throughout, well explained and always had my confidence.

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Inheritance Tax in Turkey

21/12/2018
Inheritance Tax in Turkey

The main laws governing inheritance in Turkey are the Turkish Civil Code, Law on Code of International Private and Procedural Law, and the Code of Civil Procedure. The main principle regarding jurisdiction over real property is that property is regulated by the laws where it is located. Turkish law is therefore the applicable law governing […]

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Inheritance Tax Galicia

20/12/2018

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New Inheritance Laws in Spain

16/12/2018
New Inheritance Laws in Spain

I am an English person resident in Spain and I am in the process of putting my assets in Spain in order and will be drawing-up a will. Can you explain whether Spanish or English law would be applied to the distribution of my assets? Also, I heard there are new inheritance laws in Spain, is […]

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Spanish Inheritance Tax for Non-Residents

14/12/2018
Spanish Inheritance Tax for Non-Residents

Discrimination According to the ECJ Until the 31st of December 2014, Spanish inheritance tax for non-residents (ie European Union citizens not ordinarily resident in Spain)  was discriminatory as compared to European Union citizens who were resident in Spain, the former not being able to avail of extensive deductions and exemptions that substantially reduced the amount […]

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Tax Demands sent by the Valencia Tax Authority likely Illegal

13/12/2018
Tax Demands sent by the Valencia Tax Authority likely Illegal

Many property purchasers (and also beneficiaries under Wills or those who have been gifted property) in the Valencia Region received a “supplementary tax demand” for the stamp duty (Impuesto de Transmisiones Patrimoniales) or the inheritance and gift tax (Impuesto sobre Sucesiones y Donaciones). This tax demand has been issued by the tax authority in the […]

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Stephen Hill, England

15/08/2018

Excellent service, quick response, understood our requirements. Would definitely recommend Luis to our friends.

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Chuck Stone, USA

31/07/2018

Alfonso provided the official translation I required and responded in a timely and professional manner. Great job! The service was excellent.

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Michael Bates, UK

27/07/2018

Francisco was very easy to deal with. Very professional. Would not hesitate to recommend him to friends.

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Jason Yorke, United Kingdom

19/07/2018

Beatriz was really helpful and always kept me informed at all stages. She is very professional and a pleasure to deal with.

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Susanna Buckley, United Kingdom

20/06/2018

Lidia is very approachable and friendly and I never felt that anything was a problem. She was also very sympathetic to my situation (my mother had passed away) and supportive. As soon as she was contracted, she acted quickly to sort things out so that I could return home to the UK as soon as […]

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Richard & Maria, United Kingdom

10/01/2018

Rossana was perfect for our needs. Always helpful and supportive, particularly when we were becoming anxious about the continuing Spanish property and inheritance taxes, she always explained how these were calculated. We have dealt remotely (email/text/phone) and in face to face meetings and would have no hesitation in future instructions or recommending to others.

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Nicole d’Amonville, Palma de Mallorca

22/11/2017

María was extremely helpful, responsive, understanding and very good at explaining the legal aspects of my case. She was a true professional from beginning to end. Thank you, María!

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Sarah Finnagan, England

21/09/2017

Francisco was fantastic and helped me through every single step and helping understanding everything. Price was very reasonable i have no complaints at all. Very easy to get hold of and very quick at responding would definitely go back to him – thankyou so much Francisco for everything.

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Michael Tenerife, UK

07/08/2017

Rosa excelled in all of the criteria listed for evaluation. Extremely responsive, understanding, professional, and offered great value for money. Rosa explained the situation clearly and provided the clearest solution every time. I just can’t imagine how Rosa could have done more. Truly excellent service.

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Richard Anthony Poole, Johannesburg, South Africa

03/05/2017

Very responsive, very understanding, value for money, has a great ability to explain and provide the appropriate legal solutions, very approachable and very professional in dealing me.

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LM, Ibiza

10/03/2017

Cristina was amazing and very helpful and i would highly recommend her services again. I am very satisfied and I definitely would use the same lawyer again in the future.

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Mike B, South of England

15/12/2016

Beatriz responded immediately to my first approach and always quickly thereafter, understood and knew the law/background, carried out local activities in addition on my behalf, good value for money, helped us through an unfamiliar situation very well in a personable and pleasant way. People had warned me the key to this was finding a trustworthy […]

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AS, Denmark

08/12/2016

Jose was very helpful, always happy to assist. I am very satisfied the service provided by my lawyer.

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Diana Rawstron, London

03/11/2016

Domingo provided an excellent service on this matter and I was very pleased that I had found him through your website. I definitely use the same lawyer again in the future.

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Mrs. Irene C Price, Acton Trussell

12/10/2016

It was a pleasure to deal with Francisco. He spoke excellent English. He was professional and courteous at all times, and responded to any queries I had by return, taking time to explain complicated legal procedure in a manner I could understand. For the work Francisco did, his charges were good value for money. I […]

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Spanish Inheritance without a Will

05/10/2016
Spanish Inheritance without a Will

According to the article 9 of the Spanish Civil Code, the law applicable to an inheritance is determined by the nationality of the deceased. The 8th section of the referred to article specifies that, regarding the applicable law, there is no distinction made as a result of the location of the assets. Impact of EU Regulation No 650/2012 […]

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Mark Tiller, Swindon

05/10/2016

The level of support I was given, both in terms of speed of response and clarity of what the process was and what I needed to do. The lawyer was very approachable and gave me confidence the were solutions to any problems that arose. I will forever me grateful to the lawyer for helping me […]

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Louise Randall, UK

06/01/2016

His responsiveness was always prompt, but I felt even though I was extremely transparent in my communication, we didn’t always get the information that was asked for, and consequently things took a bit more time to complete. Overall I was very satisfied with the service and would definitely use this service again.

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M B Groves, England

24/09/2015

Fast response within 24 hours appointment when i wanted. Value for money. Very efficient.

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John Fitzpatrick, UK

29/06/2015

Outstanding advice and service Jose was polite courteous and responsive and very sensitive in dealing with my fathers complex bereavement case.

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EP, UK

22/05/2015

My lawyer explained everything clearly and was transparent about fees and costs throughout. He was very friendly and helpful, kept in touch regularly to keep me informed and always made my options clear to me as well as being very thorough and dedicated to working in my best interests. Very pleased with the service provided […]

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AS, Brussels

23/10/2014

My lawyer spoke English more or less fluently and was very helpful. He responded quickly to my request, understood the issues concerned and provided understandable and useful advice. A clearer pricing structure would have been helpful. However, I was satisfied with the service and would definitely use this lawyer again.

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Spanish Inheritance Tax

26/09/2014
Spanish Inheritance Tax

An Overview Of Spanish Inheritance Tax  In Spain it is a standard practice to apply the law of a person’s nationality to any wills made with regard to their Spanish assets. However, this does not mean that inheritance tax is also determined in this way. Spanish inheritance tax must be paid in Spain if the […]

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Glynis Stanley, Dublin

12/02/2014

I appreciated the in-depth information, time and willingness to explore all angles to help what was a difficult situation. As I had previously had very unsatisfactory dealings legally in Spain I left my appointment feeling that I had found a Practice that was honourable and trustworthy….very happy to recommend.

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