Funerals in Spain, Dying and Death

The attitude to death and funerals in Spain is somewhat different from that of the UK and other countries.  The Spanish believe the funeral should happen as soon as possible, to allow the family to return to normality as quickly as possible.  Therefore, funerals tend to take place within 24-48 hours, I’ve known them to take place the same day.  So, what should you do when someone dies in Spain?  Do you know what to do, where to start?  Do you know what your loved one’s wishes are?

Funerals in Spain as well as information you need to know as a foreigner about dying in Spain or dealing with the death of a loved one. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Ask A Spanish Lawyer – FAQ’s & Tips

We all ask questions in groups and forums regarding residency in Spain, buying and selling a Spanish property, making a will in Spain, how to handle taxes, and more.  These are questions sometimes best answered by a Spanish lawyer, to be sure you are getting the right answer.  Below we have several frequently asked questions, with links to the detailed answers from a local Spanish solicitor.  Please bookmark this page, as we will continue to add more as time goes by.

A Spanish Lawyer answers your frequent questions (buying or selling a property in Spain, types of residency in Spain, Taxes in Spain & more). Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Am I a Resident, Tax Resident, Non-Resident, or Non-Tax Resident?

There is so much confusion about residency in Spain. People often don’t understand if they are a Resident, Tax Resident, or Non-Tax Resident. This is especially true for those citizens within the EU who can travel and reside in the EU countries freely and sometimes for the Non-EU citizens too.

There is so much confusion about residency in Spain.  People often don't understand if they are a Resident, Tax Resident, or Non- Tax Resident.  This is especially true for those citizens within the EU who can travel  and reside in the EU countries freely and sometimes for the Non-EU citizens too. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

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Buying A Property In Spain? 5 Tips From A Lawyer

If you have a dream of buying a property in Spain, you will want to read this post. These are the top tips from a seasoned lawyer in Spain and they are here to help you with the process.

If you have a dream of buying a property in Spain, you will want to read this post.  These are the top tips from a seasoned lawyer in Spain and they are here to help you with the process. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

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 Free Review of Spanish Legal Documents

Are you having trouble understanding the Spanish legal documents that were sent to you?  Perhaps you are new to the area and are just getting settled or maybe you’ve been here a while.  Either way, once in a while you may be sent an email or a letter and the online translation to English just doesn’t make sense.  Wouldn’t it be nice to have a lawyer take a quick look for free and let you know if there is action needed or if it is just a standard notification letter?

Did you receive some Spanish Legal Documents and having trouble understanding them? AF Consulting Law is offering a free review service to let you know if there is action needed. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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