Spanish Residence Permit

16 Feb How do freelancers pay taxes and fees in Spain and how to calculate the per cent of these taxes?

  Individual taxpayers in Spain pay taxes through the local authorities of their town of residence in Spain. The income tax is calculated by means of applying different percentages depending of net income (profit after deducting expenses of activity) in a year. Each different percentage corresponds...

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16 Feb Non E.U. What documents do we need to obtain a permanent and legal residence in Spain? Which is the process of obtaining the residence as a freelance worker?

You will need to fulfill the following requisites a) You are not a non-regular resident in Spain b) You are not having criminal antecedents neither in Spain, nor in the Countries of previous residence in the last 5 years. c) You have the sufficient experience on the professional...

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18 Feb What would the minimum penalty be for the lack of presentation of model 720 declaring assets, rights or properties abroad of Spain?

The minimum penalty for the lack of presentation of the model 720 when there is obligation to submit the form with respect to a single reporting obligation is of €10,000. In case three obligations of information are breached, the penalty would be €30.000....

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24 Mar I am American. If I arrive Aug 1 2010 on a tourist visa and after 90 days apply for a permanencia Nov 1 and it is granted for another 90 days to Feb 1, can I then apply for a second permanencia since it is a different calender year? 2011?

No you cannot, as you are entitled to have and enjoy one permanencia in a calendar year. If you ask for a second permanencia in February 2.011 this would mean having two permanencias in the same year....

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10 Mar I am a resident of China and I heard there was a new policy in Spain that if a non EU person buys a house in spain he would get a long term resident permit. I would like to know if this is true.

Non EU resident persons can apply for a Spanish residency permit, including long term one, when they have a house in Spain, but apart from that they also need several other requisites, such as proof of financial means (800 € or more per month per...

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