Inheritance Tax Service in Madrid


  • David
    David is an experienced English-speaking lawyer in Madrid. He has provided expert legal advice to clients in Madrid for the past 15 years in relation to Property transactions, Contractual disputes, Inheritance matters, Family Law issues as well as business and tax affairs.
  • Marcos
    Marcos has been practising law for 20 years and has a thoroughly international background, both in terms of academia and practice. Having worked for several years at large international practices before founding his own practice together with two other partners, Marcos is highly experienced in matters of business set-up and structuring, negotiation, drafting and interpretation of contracts, as well as legal procedures such as bankruptcy and dispute resolution.
  • Maria
    Maria
    Maria is an experienced business and tax lawyer who specialises in helping new businesses in Spain get started as well as dealing with Spanish bureaucracy - in particular with import/export operations. Together with her colleagues, Maria is able to offer English-speakers with a full accounting, fiscal and legal service.
  • Carlos Rodriguez del Valle
    Carlos
    Carlos is a highly qualified and experienced bilingual lawyer with dual US and Spanish citizenship. He has obtained batchelor and masters degrees via attendance at a number of prestigious universities including the Universities of Navarra, Leiden and Cambridge, The Hague Academy of International Law, Holland and the IESE Business School in Barcelona. Carlos specialises in the following areas: International Law, Company Law, Civil Law (Property/Family Matters), Administrative Law and his firm provides accounting services.

Client Testimonials

Below is a list of recent client testimonials received from previous clients, obtained via Wufoo client survey platform:

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    Yuka Mizota Lockey, Kent, Uk
    Monday, January 22, 2018
    Olga responded promptly and efficiently. She was accommodating in terms of arranging meetings. She was really knowledgeable, diplomatic when dealing with our estate agents and was dedicated to our int...erests.

    All my family found Olga very approachable, professional and we were grateful to have someone who could explain and guide us through a process that is foreign to us.
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    Tomas M, Czech Republic
    Monday, November 27, 2017
    My lawyer Marcos had sufficient English and couldn't have done more to help. I would definitely use his services again.
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    C.H.N., Dubai
    Monday, October 09, 2017
    Very professional and understanding, and also the response rate was very quick. I have had bad experiences with requiring English services in Spain, however, Olga did an excellent job in translating m...y needs and voicing them legally.
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    Mehdi Karimkhanzand, Iran
    Monday, September 25, 2017
    My lawyer Maria was skilled enough to do her duty, very kind and professional with all following factors: responsiveness, understanding, value for money, ability to explain and provide appropriate leg...al solutions, approach ability and professionalism
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    Lorne Inglis, Madrid
    Friday, September 01, 2017
    Olga was very helpful and knowledgeable.
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    BD, Ireland
    Thursday, July 20, 2017
    Olga was very responsive,she did the job in a very efficient and fast way and we could have not received a better service. Highly recommended!
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    C O'L, Madrid
    Tuesday, July 11, 2017
    Olga was extremely helpful and professional. She was always on hand to answer questions and went above and beyond to provide excellent service.

    Her services were great value for money and I would d...efinitely look to Olga for help in the future. An absolute pleasure working with such a well organized, kind and professional lawyer.
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    Carlos Pelaez, London
    Tuesday, July 11, 2017
    Olga was awsome! she was quite helpfull at all times, either on the phone or emails or whatsapp, friendly and her english was perfect, i'd give a 100% rate to her service, thanks a lot.
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    Carlos Pelaez, London
    Monday, July 03, 2017
    She was friendly and attentive at all times, quick answers on whatsapp app and always up to help and answer my questions. I'm pretty satisfied with her service.
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    Mal Kelley, Perth Western
    Friday, March 10, 2017
    Prompt and efficient , reasonable value for the work done, very approachable and personable and that is important when so far away.

    My lawyer was Maria, I would highly recommend her to anyone wanti...ng representation in Europe.
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    Marina Ristic, London
    Monday, November 28, 2016
    Olga was responsive, understood the case and gave the right advice.
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    Zack Ratn, London
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016
    Olga is always available, knows the legal side perfectly as well as how to make things happen in Spain.

    Olga’s personal charm and sophistication combined with legal knowledge makes her by far the... best lawyer I have ever worked with.
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    Caroline Jenner, UK
    Friday, July 01, 2016
    Olga was excellent in every way – she kept in touch with us, attended court late in the evening, explained everything, and went out of her way to help.
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    Oliver, Madrid
    Tuesday, June 21, 2016
    I was very satisfied with David. He was very helpful and always happy to assist and I will use his services again in the future.
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    Sandy McCreery, London
    Tuesday, June 14, 2016
    It was a pleasure to have David oversee our property purchase; we always felt we were in safe hands.

    David was quick to research any unfamiliar questions, and gave good advice in relation to the co...ntract and the Spanish way of doing things. But most of all he was enthusiastic, approachable and engaging.
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    Nasser MG, Madrid
    Friday, September 25, 2015
    David was very helpful, always happy to assist. His English was more or less fluent. I was very satisfied with the service and would definitely use this lawyer again.
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    R P Jamieson, Madrid
    Thursday, September 24, 2015
    David was very professional, available, researched well the subject and very helpful advice. Extremely happy to have made contact. Will use his services again in the future.
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    Antonina Hales, Zaragoza
    Tuesday, September 22, 2015
    We contacted this law firm on several occasions with different questions (immigration, work contracts, rent of property, purchase of property) and they could always give us a thorough answer to our qu...estions.

    The lawyers provided us all necessary information and helped us to choose the best solution. They were very attentive and helpful. As we don’t speak Spanish, they accompanied us to all government offices.
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    CL, Pennsylvania
    Thursday, June 25, 2015
    Francisco did a great job of helping us through a process which required his diligence in order to be successful. He worked hard on our behalf and we appreciated his determination.
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    Neil Webster, The Ninja Corp UK
    Friday, June 19, 2015
    Very helpful and quick to respond to our requests and processes everything very efficiently. We would definitely use this law firm’s service again.
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    Osman Bakri, UAE BARQ
    Tuesday, March 10, 2015
    Our lawyer Francisco was very helpful , he didn’t spare any effort in fulfilling his duties which helped us reach our goal. We would definitely use his services again.
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    SBH, Calonge
    Tuesday, January 06, 2015
    Friendly and very efficient. Took care and attention to my requests and worked in my best interests. Very good value for money.

    I felt that I could trust my lawyer which is very important to everyo...ne. I am extremely happy to have chosen him and would definitely want to use his services again should I need to.
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    Eldina Sator Sydney
    Monday, November 17, 2014
    I am very satisfied with the services provided. The firm was very responsive and dealt with my issue very capably. The legal solutions provided were very suitable and exactly what I was looking for, f...urther the lawyer was very approachable and friendly.

    I would definitely use this lawyer again.
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    Oliver Clarke, Dubai
    Thursday, September 04, 2014
    Our lawyer was bilingual and extremely helpful – he couldn’t have done more for us. We were very satisfied with the service provided and would definitely use this lawyer again in the future.
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    Trevor Taylor, England
    Friday, August 22, 2014
    I was put at my ease straight away, never hiring a Spanish lawyer before, I was cautious, but Francisco guided me through the process effortlessly.I thought my case would be tricky and I on my own wou...ld never have completed without him. He was a star.

    I have recommended him to some friends of mine who want to sell their business. As for value for money, he was spot on, and very approachable .Full marks from me.

 

When there has been a death in the family, it is of course a sad and stressful time. Which is why it is so beneficial to be able to count on our private client team who are highly trained and have many years’ experience and will help you through this emotional time. We will manage the administration of the estate from start to finish, including payment of taxes, presentation of all relevant forms and the registration of the assets in the name of the beneficiaries on the appropriate registries.

If you are planning for the future we also offer a robust Wills drafting service that will cover each and every contingency so that you may be assured that your Spanish assets will be distributed according to your wishes, in an efficient and cost-effective manner.

 

Code of Reasonable Fees

While this law firm is particularly suitable for managing those inheritance issues faced by non-resident beneficiaries, clients will not face elevated charges or fees as a result. Our clients can expect to receive a quotation that is at or below the recommended guideline prices by the Law Society of Madrid.

 

 Service Features

This Probate Service is designed specifically with the English-speaking client in mind and makes provision for all possible situations.  The service includes the following features as well as continuous support from English-speaking lawyers:

  • Assistance obtaining a legalised copy of the death certificate.
  • Arrangement of a legal copy of any existing will.
  • Verification of the existence of any life insurance policies.
  • Power of Attorney to avoid excessive travel costs
  • Inheritance Acceptance Deed drawn-up with the public notary.
  • Payment of Inheritance Tax at the office of Hacienda.
  • New titles in the inherited assets are inscribed in the relevant registry
  • Simultaneous sale or disposal of assets if required (please request quotation)

 

Free Support Services Included

When combined with the free and innovative Advocate Abroad support services you can be sure that you are obtaining completely transparent legal services from registered and regulated English-speaking lawyers in Spain. These support services include:

  1. Verification of the regulatory status of your lawyer.
  2. Fees as recommended by the Spanish Law Societies
  3. Legal fees specified in advance and legally guaranteed.
  4. Services levels agreed in advance and guaranteed.
  5. All lawyers must hold professional indemnity insurance.
  6. Lawyers’ proficiency in English monitored.
  7. Continuous quality controls and reviews.

 

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