The 2020 mini guide about non resident tax Spain

Non resident tax in Spain

It’s one of the biggest mistakes: not being aware of non resident tax Spain. You buy Spanish property. Maybe to spend your holidays here. Maybe to rent out. You pay the corresponding tax. The lawyer fees. The estate agent fees. But… Something goes wrong. One year after, you receive a letter from the Spanish tax […]

The 2020 Ultimate Guide on the NIE Number

spanish nie number

This is the third article of my series Living in Spain. Today I’m going to explain everything I know about the Spanish NIE number. As a summary, remember that my series Living in Spain consists of 6 articles: The Spanish Triumvirate Padrón NIE number Spanish Residency Spanish Visas Spanish Health Card If you are a non-EU […]

Moving to Spain: The 2020 guide

Moving to Spain

This guide about moving to Spain is for both EU and non-EU citizens, but before you start reading… Are you from the United Kingdom? Brexit is coming, please read any of these articles: Spanish residency card: your final chance to obtain it On Spanish residency, Brexit and Parachuting Spanish residency after Brexit: The aftermath Otherwise, please […]

Spanish citizenship: The 2020 definitive guide

Spanish citizenship

It’s the dream… your Spanish citizenship. Leaving in Spain permanently. Forever. Until the end of time. Sunny Spain. The Spanish landscape. The way the Spanish language sounds to you. It’s a form of happiness you only experience in Spain. You feel like yourself. You know you belong to Spain. So many people in your country of […]

Spanish residency requirements: The 3 key elements

Spanish residency requirements

Before you begin reading my article about Spanish residency requirements: If you are a non-EU citizen married to an EU citizen then click on Spanish residency for non-EU citizens Are you from the USA? Please read my 2020 guide all about moving to Spain from the USA Are you from Canada? Please read my 2020 guide all about moving to Spain from Canada […]

Spanish residency card renewal: Bad news

Spanish residency card renewal

This article about Spanish residency card renewal is only for EU and UK citizens. If you are a non-EU citizen married to an EU citizen then click on Spanish residency for non-EU citizens Are you from the USA? Please read my 2020 guide all about moving to Spain from the USA Are you from Canada? Please read my 2020 guide all about moving […]

Spanish residency after Brexit: the aftermath

Spanish residency after Brexit

Before you begin reading my article on Spanish residency after Brexit: If you are a non-EU citizen married to an EU citizen then click on Spanish residency for non-EU citizens Are you from the USA? Please read my 2020 guide all about moving to Spain from the USA Are you from Canada? Please read my 2020 guide all about moving to Spain from […]

5 Tips for living in Spain as an American

Living in Spain as an American

Living in Spain as an American… OMG, I have so many stories!  And so much advice to give about living your best life here in Spain… When I first arrived, fresh off the boat from California, I did not really know all of the ins and outs of living in Spain as an American. So […]

Moving to Spain from Australia: The 2020 Guide

Moving from Australia to Spain

The decision has been made: you are moving to Spain from Australia. Your Spanish dream is around the corner. You can see it. The old Europe. The architecture. The gastronomy.  The History. All handy thanks to this important decision you have made.  Spain is waiting for you, I promise. We are a friendly culture.  We […]

Spanish residency visa: EU vs Non-EU

Spanish residency visa

You must have heard about the Spanish residency visa, the Spanish residency card, the NIE number… so confusing, isn’t it? You know you must have a Spanish residency card to live in Spain. You want to do things legally. You don’t want to get in trouble with the Spanish authorities. But every time you try […]