capital gains tax on property Favourite Spanish Property Insight › Forums › Spanish Property Forums › Property Questions & Answers › capital gains tax on property Tagged: Capital Gains Tax CGT, Selling, Tax This topic contains 4 replies, has 5 voices, and was last updated by Anonymous 7 years ago. Author Posts July 4, 2005 at 1:36 pm #51154 AnonymousParticipant As a non-resident is there any way round having to pay capital gains tax on selling a house in Spain even when I would be buying another, more expensive one also in Spain. July 4, 2005 at 3:37 pm #58458 AnonymousParticipant I can’t think of any way, though becoming resident should get you off the hook. This can open up a tax can of worms, mind, depending on where else you are claiming residency! April 23, 2012 at 8:25 am #108486 AnonymousParticipant Note that the Spanish Government quietly put up CGT this year from 19pc to 21pc. April 23, 2012 at 3:29 pm #108498 AnonymousParticipant There aren’t going to be too many people paying CGT if they bought in the last 8~10 years and are selling now, once prices are adjusted for inflation! April 24, 2012 at 7:06 am #108505 AnonymousParticipant JP1, that is what you think. The Spanish Tax man has his/valution. There are threads on this. Author Posts The forum ‘Property Questions & Answers’ is closed to new topics and replies.