Spanish holiday home tax fiasco: Britons win £2.6m payouts Favourite Spanish Property Insight › Forums › Spanish Property Forums › Real Estate Topics, News & Discussion › Spanish holiday home tax fiasco: Britons win £2.6m payouts Tagged: Inheritance tax IHT, Tax This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Mark Stücklin 2 years, 10 months ago. Author Posts April 8, 2016 at 4:03 pm #190370 Mark StücklinKeymaster From The Telegraph: British owners of Spanish holiday homes have been refunded at least €3.3 million (£2.6m) in punitive taxes they should never have been charged. The Spanish authorities are being forced to repay millions of euros to Britons who were overcharged for inheritance tax. There is another €7 million’s worth of claims in the pipeline being handled by Barcelona-based law firm Spanish Legal Reclaims. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/expat/property/spanish-holiday-home-tax-fiasco-britons-win-26m-payouts/ The article goes on to say that as many as 100,000 people could have been overcharged €300m in Inheritance Tax, and that’s just the British. Of course, this being Spain, claiming your money back from the taxman ain’t easy. Author Posts The forum ‘Real Estate Topics, News & Discussion’ is closed to new topics and replies.