An official guide for internationalization of companies in Spain

ICEX (Institute of Foreign Trade, Spain) has just published an informative guide for internationalization, interesting for companies which already sell abroad or are thinking of doing so. All services that both National and regional governments offer to Spanish companies to export is contained … [Read more...]

Closing down a company in Spain

If you have an inactive company in Spain and are looking to close it down, these are the steps: Partners agreement and Minutes of Dissolution 2. Notary deed of Dissolution and Liquidation 3. Settlement of accounts 4. Report to the Mercantile Registry 5. De-registering from the Tax … [Read more...]


You are lost in the huge amount of available properties, agents and offers in Spain. Whilst you do not want to miss the opportunity, your previous experience is telling you clearly that you need to be in the hands of a good, independent lawyer. We can be your friendly hand in Spain and be with … [Read more...]

Spain-UK Double Taxation Agreement renovated

The old agreement on double taxation between Spain and UK from 1975 will be replaced by a new one which will entry into force in 2014, June. Among others, rules to avoid double taxation on dividends received from UK entities by Spanish residents are included. It means that dividends received in … [Read more...]

Express business license in Spain

  Initially,  Express license was available in Spain to businesses of up to 300 square meters in a type of activity. A few months ago, the Government decided to extend the threshold to 500 square meters  and to supermarkets , professional services   (lawyers , architects, etc. . ), repair … [Read more...]

Americans coming

Two american funds buying Bank´s property businesses of big Spanish Banks in Spain: Bankia and CaixaBank. According to Expansion, the paper I read the new in: it is the intention of all international funds that have bought these real estate divissions/companies, to use them as local platforms to … [Read more...]

Residency for investors in Spain

Not a secret now, Law in force: Non European foreign investors now getting residency permits in Spain, when: Investing equal to or more than 2 billion euros in Spanish government bonds, or purchase equal to or more than a million euros  in shares of  Spanish companies, or bank deposits at … [Read more...]

NEW! residency and work permits in Spain 2013

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Spain´s International future starting tomorrow

New residency permit for people buying properties, investing in our companies, starting a business... Come!! At CostaLuz Lawyers we are woprking hard for foreigners and spanish people working together for the better off of a Spanish Economy for the benefit of … [Read more...]

Company setup in Spain

Some answers to someone willing to start a scooter hire business in Spain: 1, Is there any type of permission i need to run such a business? No specific one. You will have to register as an Autonomo or SL, get registered at the Tax office and hire the corresponding civil liability … [Read more...]

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