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Tax in Spain for Residents

Tax in Spain for Residents: Everything You Need to Know

If you are a tax resident of Spain, there are certain tax rules that apply to you. In this blog post, we will go over the different types of taxes that you must pay if you are a resident for tax purposes in Spain. Keep reading for more information. Tax…
Property tax in Spain

Property Tax in Spain: Read Our Overview

Property tax in Spain is the taxation on real estate, and it is a very common Spanish tax. You will have to pay multiple taxes on your property, and in Spain, all property owners are required to pay these taxes. You must apply for a NIE (Número…
What is the NIE number?

NIE Number Spain: Everything You Need to Know

If you are a foreigner coming to live or stay in Spain for the first time, you will be surprised at how much paperwork is necessary. One of the most important documents is called the NIE which stands for Número de Identificación de Extranjero.…
Modelo in Spain

Common Spanish Modelo’s: Numbers, Meaning, and Uses

If you already have an existing business in Spain, or you already live in Spain, you might be familiar with some the modelo's. These are forms you have to fill in, and they are mandatory by the Spanish tax authorities. At SpainDesk, we have…
Taxes Spain

Taxes in Spain: A Complete Overview for Expats

As in most developed economies, Spain supports its welfare and social services system thanks to taxes. Spanish residents, non-residents, and citizens enjoy numerous social programs that taxpayers pay for through various taxes. The Spanish tax…
Wealth tax in Spain

Wealth Tax in Spain in 2021: What Do You Need to Know

The Spanish wealth tax, otherwise known as 'Impuesto sobre el Patrimonio,' is an annual tax placed on wealthier individuals and families in Spain. While this form of taxation doesn't necessarily apply to most people, it can significantly impact…
Beckham Law in Spain

Beckham Law Spain for Expats: Benefit, Conditions, Filing

The Beckham law creates opportunities for expats to save money. It is also know as the Special Expats’ Tax Regime (“SETR”) or Régimen Especial para Trabajadores Desplazados. Knowing the rules to take advantage of this law allows you to…
Non-Resident Tax Spain

Non-Resident in Spain: Tax And Other Information

If you are planning on relocating or buying a property in Spain, you may be faced with the decision of whether or not you want to be a non-resident in Spain. If so, there are several things that will need to be taken care of in advance. This…
popular banks in Spain

Opening a bank account in Spain: Popular banks

It is essential to decide where to open an account for those who plan to move to Spain. To help you choose a bank, we have lined up 10 popular banks in Spain below. The Spain banking sector includes 63 cooperative banks, 59 private banks, and…
What is a Gestoria

What is a Gestoria?

In Spain, the word "Gestoria" or "Gestor" is someone who you go to for diffuculties with Spanish bookkeeping, accounting or taxes. Whenever you have any problem or are stuck in finance or administrative difficulties, people advise you to go…
Income tax in Spain

Income Tax in Spain in 2021: The Essential Guide

On the one hand, personal income tax in Spain is a complicated and, at times, confusing and lengthy process. On the other hand, understanding personal income taxes and your liability is crucial to avoid severe fines. Income tax is one of the…
Rental income tax in Spain

Rental Income Tax in Spain: Types, Deductibles, and Rates

In this article, we will discuss the rental income tax in Spain. Among the taxes in Spain, rental income tax is a widespread Spanish income tax. Read this post for an overview about the types of rental income tax and the different rates. What…