Your Driver's Licence and Brexit

At the time of going to press a no deal Brexit cannot be ruled out. This of course affects people living in the UK and abroad, so, in this issue, we are going to cover the legal obligations as they stand regarding Drivers Licences here in Spain.

27 Oct 2020 at 12:00am

Pound suffers stunning fall amidst increased Brexit risks

Staying on top of the latest currency news can help you time your transfers more effectively, so find out what you should be looking out for over the next couple of weeks…

01 Oct 2020 at 09:15am

The ITV and Your Insurance Obligations

In past years, you could go to the ITV station with your car and car papers, go through the ITV test and leave (if the car had passed, with your new sticker and stamp on the reverse of your Ficha Tecnica, showing the validity of the ITV).

01 Oct 2020 at 12:00am

US dollar rebounds from two-year low as the global recovery begins to show cracks

Staying on top of the latest currency news can help you time your transfers more effectively, so find out what you should be looking out for over the next couple of weeks…

01 Sep 2020 at 12:00am

Driving Licences - Some notable changes to your licence in Spain

In July 2019 there was a change in CATEGORY B (Private Car) Licence holder’s entitlement to drive in Spain: the change meant that anyone holding a Category ‘B’ Licence would be able – if they wish – to legally drive more types of vehicle than previously.

01 Sep 2020 at 12:00am

What is Capital Gains Tax (CGT)

Capital Gains Tax is the tax that is paid on the profit on any sale of a property or other asset in Spain. Whenever the sale value is greater than the price you paid for the investment/asset, capital gains tax will be paid on the difference, i.e. the profit.

17 Aug 2020 at 12:00am

The Community of Owners

The majority of people who buy a house or apartment in Tenerife will find themselves a member of a Community of Owners.

07 Aug 2020 at 12:00am

Donation (or ‘Gifting’) a property in Tenerife

Are you considering donating your property in Spain, specifically in Tenerife - to your children? (A very good idea that will save you thousands of euros!)

06 Aug 2020 at 12:00am

Measures to improve safety on Tenerife roads

Last year the Spanish Interior Ministry introduced a new seven-point action plan across Spain which they hoped would help significantly in the reduction of the number of casualties on roads, fatal or otherwise

05 Aug 2020 at 12:00am

Second wave fears drive volatility in currency markets!

The past fortnight has been marked by some notable volatility in currency markets, amidst growing concerns that we face a Coronavirus resurgence.

02 Jul 2020 at 12:00am