December 9, 2008 at 10:12 pm #54556
Can anybody help me with taxes?
I was a resident in Spain for several years before returning back to the UK in September 2007. Up until that point I had declared my taxes annual at the regional tax office and always seem to get a rebate. I had good intensions of doing the same this year for 2007 but looked to have missed the boat!
a) Can I declare my taxes for 2007 in 2009?
b) Would I have been classed as a resident for that year, even though I left half way through the year?
I intend to start paying as a non-resident next year on form 214 etc, but I’m concerned they will fine me for the missing year.
December 10, 2008 at 10:49 am #88503
They will add a surcharge for late payment but from memory it’s not onerous. It’s certainly not a massive fine.
You will need to attach proof of when you left Spain, or make a declaration. Whether you will be deemed to be tax resident will depend on the number of days spent in Spain.
December 10, 2008 at 8:40 pm #88509flwParticipant
As ashtondav points out, if in 2007 you spent more than 183 days in Spain holding ‘residencia’ then you are not subject to non-residents Income and Wealth tax for that year.
December 14, 2008 at 12:03 am #88579
Even more confused now, I was led to believe the abolition of Wealth tax didn’t come in until jan 08 hence I would be liable for the year 2007?
December 15, 2008 at 6:50 pm #88616
just joined , can anyone advise me?
Does anyone know can a catastral value be appealed ?
I am in Estepona.
They have given me a catastral value same as purchase price
I thought that CV was always lower than catastal value
December 18, 2008 at 4:26 pm #88678
Martin, you would be better off posting this as a new thread or try andalucia.com’s forum as I’m pretty sure there is someone on there who has appealed a catastral revaluation.
December 18, 2008 at 6:07 pm #88680
You are liable for 2007. Get cracking!
As a non resient you may still have to complete the form for 2008 even if the tax is rescinded. No one knows yet.
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