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It’s time to file your Modelo 720 form in Spain

modelo 720

Last updated on December 30th, 2021 at 01:15 pm. It has been a few years since the Modelo 720 asset declaration form was introduced, but it can still slip your mind, especially if you have recently moved to Spain. In case you are one of the people that is not aware of this important form, […]

Tax in Spain for residents: Read our quick guide

guide to tax in Spain for residents

Last updated on May 31st, 2023 at 03:25 pm. Retirement in Spain is still a very popular choice. When better to take advantage of Spain’s beautiful climate and perfect pace of life than when you have the time to really enjoy it? However, what you don’t want whilst you are enjoying your new lifestyle are […]

Spanish tax forms foreigners need to complete to avoid penalties

Spanish tax forms

Last updated on April 5th, 2023 at 09:59 am. Living in Spain brings with it fantastic opportunities to enjoy a different culture, climate and pace of life. Whatever stage of life you are at, it is a rewarding experience. When moving to another country, though, one must be aware of the tax procedures in place. […]

Making a resident tax declaration in Spain

Tax declaration in Spain

Last updated on February 28th, 2023 at 11:53 am. If you are a resident in Spain then it is very likely that you will have to make a resident tax declaration annually. This declaration or tax return provides evidence of your income in Spain that can be used for a number of reasons, including determining […]

Tax, tea and travel in Mazarrón

Last updated on October 14th, 2019 at 08:56 am. It’s an important time of the year for residents in Spain. The end of March is the deadline for those who have to present the 720 this year and the 30th June is the deadline for the annual resident tax declaration. We know that many people […]

Must you make a resident tax declaration in Spain?

Last updated on April 29th, 2022 at 03:38 pm. Do you enjoy sudoku? Are you one of those people whose coffee table is piled high with completed, half completed and ready to complete puzzle books? Working with numbers is absorbing; it can also be frustrating at times. When you are locked in battle with a […]

Time to update your 720 form in Spain


Last updated on March 2nd, 2023 at 12:38 pm. 2012 was the first year in which the form 720 had to be presented by those residents in Spain with assets abroad. If there have been no changes in your circumstances since you presented your last 720 you will not need to submit a form this […]

The resident tax declaration


Last updated on March 19th, 2020 at 10:02 am. During the months of April to June, fiscal representatives around the Spain are very busy. This is the time of year when the Spanish resident tax declarations are completed.  If you are over a basic threshold then you are required to complete an annual tax declaration […]

Resident Taxes in Spain


Last updated on March 19th, 2020 at 10:34 am. I am resident in Spain. What should I be paying? If you are resident in Spain you have to pay two types of taxes each year: Local Taxes (Council Tax, IBI) These taxes are paid directly to your Town Hall or via the SUMA offices. Government […]