How to get Access to “convenio especial” scheme

We at Salvador Tax & Legal would like to inform you of the possibility of access to the public health system for foreign residents in Spain, who do not qualify under any other means.

It is necessary for those people to make a Special Agreement with the Andalucia Health Service, upon payment of a monthly fee and providing certain criteria, detailed below, is met, you will have access to the public health system.

The law 16/2003, dated 28th May, on the cohesion and quality of the National Health System, Article 3.5 establishes the possibility that residents who do not qualify as members of the Health System can have access to it by means of a subscription or payment.  Continue reading “How to get Access to “convenio especial” scheme”

Form 720 Tax Return

Form 720. Remember the deadline is before 2nd April

Don´t forget that the information return must be submitted by residents in Spain. This year 2nd April is the deadline to submit the Form 720

Who has the obligation to submit this tax form?

Taxpayers required to inform of their assets and rights held abroad, in accordance with this regulation are:

  • Individuals and legal entities resident in Spain.
  • Individuals or legal entities not resident in Spain, with a permanent establishment in Spanish territory If they belong reviews one of the following groups: owner, representative, agent, beneficiary, individually or entity With actual powers of disposal or beneficial owner.

What Must Be Declared? 

With regards to the information that has to be Disclosed to the Spanish Tax Authority, This obligation includes specific information on assets and rights situated abroad including:

  • Bank accounts located abroad.
  • Stocks, rights, income and insurance policies deposited, managed or Gained abroad.
  • Real estate and rights on real-estate located abroad.

This obligation implies that the taxpayer will have to declare bank accounts abroad, even if he / she does not own stocks or real estate abroad. However, there will be no obligation to submit esta tax form for bank accounts located abroad if neither end the balance (on December, 31st), nor the average balance Reaches to the total of € 50,000.

Frequency in the presentation of the tax return

Once Form 720 has been filed with regard to one or more of the disclosure obligations in it (referred to in question no. 1), this Form should only be filed again when, in relation to one or more of these obligations, there is an increase of the overall limit established for each information block above 20,000 euros compared with what the last declaration determined.

More Information here. Don’t wait to the last minute and avoid penalties.

You can contact us in case of doubts.

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Ready, Steady… RENTA 2016!

Ready, Steady…  RENTA 2016!

Income tax declaration for residents is starting and we want to help you! Continue reading “Ready, Steady… RENTA 2016!”

Next March, 31st is the deadline to submit the Form 720

We are approaching March 31st and the information return must be submitted by residents in Spain. 31st is the deadline to submit the Form 720

Who has the obligation to submit esta tax form?

Taxpayers required to inform of their assets and rights held abroad, in accordance with this regulation are:

  • Individuals and legal entities resident in Spain.
  • Individuals or legal entities not resident in Spain, with a permanent establishment in Spanish territory If they belong reviews one of the following groups: owner, representative, agent, beneficiary, individually or entity With actual powers of disposal or beneficial owner.

What Must Be Declared? 

With regards to the information that has to be Disclosed to the Spanish Tax Authority, This obligation includes specific information on assets and rights situated abroad including:

  • Bank accounts located abroad.
  • Stocks, rights, income and insurance policies deposited, managed or Gained abroad.
  • Real estate and rights on real-estate located abroad.

This obligation implies that the taxpayer will have to declare bank accounts abroad, even if he / she does not own stocks or real estate abroad.

However, there will be no obligation to submit esta tax form for bank accounts located abroad if neither end the balance (on December, 31st), nor the average balance Reaches to the total of € 50,000.

Frequency in the presentation of the tax return

Once Form 720 has been filed with regard to one or more of the disclosure obligations in it (referred to in question no. 1), this Form should only be filed again when, in relation to one or more of these obligations, there is an increase of the overall limit established for each information block above 20,000 euros compared with what the last declaration determined.

More Information here. Don’t wait to the last minute and avoid penalties.

You can contact us in case of doubts.

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Capital Gains Tax

CAPITAL GAINS ARISING FROM THE SALE OF BUILDINGS

Capital gains resulting from the sale of property constitute taxable income. This income is deemed as accrued when the property is transferred.

In general, the amount of the capital gains is determined by the difference between the cost price and transfer value of the property.

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