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Drastic reduction in Andalucia’s Inheritance tax laws

Our regular legal-contributor Raymundo Larraín Nesbitt explains the recent changes in inheritance tax in Andalucia. By Raymundo Larraín Nesbitt Lawyer – Abogado Senior Andalusian politicians agreed last night to significantly reduce Spanish Inheritance Tax (IHT) in the autonomous region of Andalusia. This landmark tax reform is without a shadow of a doubt the most important


How will new EU Inheritance Regulations, coming into force in August 2015, affect expats in Spain?

The EU Successions Regulation 650/2012 will come into force on the 17th August 2015. This EU Regulation is not applicable in the United Kingdom but is applicable in Spain and the rest of the EU for British citizens. Therefore, in case you have assets in the UK and/or in any other EU jurisdiction you need


How European regulations affect Foreign Residents’ Wills in Spain

Introduction This article serves as a gentle reminder of the impact European Regulation 650/2012 will have on all foreign residents who live and own assets in Spain and who have made a Spanish will (I am particularly thinking of British and Irish nationals). European Regulation 650/2012, in force since 2012, introduces significant changes to Succession