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Four things to consider when dealing with estates with beneficiaries abroad

There are four main issues to consider when dealing with an estate administration where there are beneficiaries living abroad. 1. Getting appropriate ID For executors and solicitors dealing with beneficiaries abroad, it is necessary to ensure that you properly identify the beneficiaries before making any payments to them. This will usually include asking the beneficiaries […]

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How do I cancel my Spanish timeshare?

If you want to cancel or give back your timeshare in Spain, it can actually be quite easy. What’s more, you may also be entitled to some compensation! The Spanish supreme court has confirmed that many Spanish timeshare contracts are actually illegal under Spanish law. This means that timeshare owners will be able get out […]

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How will Brexit affect you if you want to buy a property in Spain?

If you’re considering buying a property in Spain, it’s likely that you’ve spent the last couple of years pondering how Brexit will affect you. For some, the postponement of the deadline until October 2019 will be welcome news that they have more time to make their dream of living in Spain come true, while others […]

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Recognition of Lasting Powers of Attorney and Deputyship Orders in Spain

For those who have assets in Spain and have an English Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA), Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA) or Deputyship Order (DO) it will be necessary to take additional steps to deal with the assets in Spain. An English Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is a legal document whereby a person (known as the donor) gives permission to another […]