IRPF for EU member states. Favourite Spanish Property Insight › Forums › Spanish Property Forums › Property Questions & Answers › IRPF for EU member states. This topic contains 5 replies, has 4 voices, and was last updated by Anonymous 9 years ago. Author Posts April 24, 2010 at 4:48 pm #55557 AnonymousParticipant Dear listers, Sorry if this has not been posted in the right forum. I did not find a more relevant one. I am told that EU members are exempt from paying taxes (IRPF) on their salary at least for the first 180 days, until they become residents (with an official NIE). Does anyone know more about this? Regards François April 24, 2010 at 7:52 pm #98115 AnonymousParticipant Maybe, but Spain has its own EU rules. Anything which they can take they will and anything they have to give they ignore it. April 25, 2010 at 5:36 am #98118 AnonymousParticipant Hi François, Welcome to the cynics forum 😆 Anyway, when we first came here, my wife got a lower rate of tax for the first few months. Sorry, I cannot tell you more, it was a few years back. April 25, 2010 at 8:23 am #98123 AnonymousParticipant @El anciano wrote: Hi François, Welcome to the cynics forum 😆 Anyway, when we first came here, my wife got a lower rate of tax for the first few months. Sorry, I cannot tell you more, it was a few years back. François I replied to this thread and the reply was saved as fraft?? Anyway, here is a link I found somewhere .. http://www.abacoconnect.com/resident-taxes-in-spain Thanks for your replies. Fracois April 25, 2010 at 9:58 am #98129 AnonymousParticipant once you have been residing in Spain for more than 183 day in the calendar year, you become resident for tax purposes for your worldwide income for the full 12 months of that year and you pay te same tax rate for the whole 12 months 😕 April 25, 2010 at 10:59 am #98130 AnonymousParticipant IIRC when you arrive (or become tax resident) part way through the year, you get you annual allowance in total for the remainder of the year. Author Posts The forum ‘Property Questions & Answers’ is closed to new topics and replies.