Changes to the ITV

The Spanish government has made some important changes to the way the ITV system works for vehicles across the nation. Here’s an explanation of the main changes. Every vehicle in Spain must pass its first...

Lending money to a company?

If you are considering loaning money at zero or low interest to a family member to help them get their new business off the ground, be clever and loan the money to them, not the...

Tax deductions for the self-employed in 2018

The self employed have a determined number of expenses that can be deducted from their income as legitimate business expenses. In this article, chartered accountant María Luisa Cervantes, senior partner at Cervates Alarcón Consulting, gives...

How to buy property in Spain

A 5 minute guide for people who want to buy property or land in Spain. This article is divided into the following sections (click to jump there): Legal advice | Translators | Mortgages | Important...