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Forum: Spain
Jun 16th 2018, 1:29 pm
Replies: 72
Views: 6,152
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Unexpected additional residency requirements

Thanks guys. Some stuff to mull over there.

@Smithy73: Why do you think it's best do do private insurance for the first year rather than paying the autonomo fee? The later looks significantly...
Forum: Spain
Jun 16th 2018, 10:20 am
Replies: 72
Views: 6,152
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Unexpected additional residency requirements

Thanks for that. I'll look at it. I'm still curious what you mean by:
Forum: Spain
Jun 16th 2018, 9:22 am
Replies: 72
Views: 6,152
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Unexpected additional residency requirements

Interesting idea. Where you paying something like eur50/mo? Didn't you also have to pay an accountant each quarter to file returns?

What though do you mean by:
Forum: Spain
Jun 15th 2018, 9:56 am
Replies: 72
Views: 6,152
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Unexpected additional residency requirements

15,000 was a surprise to my lawyer as well, so I'd take it with a pinch of salt.
Forum: Spain
Jun 15th 2018, 9:54 am
Replies: 72
Views: 6,152
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Unexpected additional residency requirements

A: This is in Valencia.
A: I am British.

Went and gave the whole job to a lawyer yesterday. eur 300 seemed a but expensive for what's a straightforward job, and one I managed to do easily enough...
Forum: Spain
Jun 13th 2018, 3:16 pm
Replies: 72
Views: 6,152
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Unexpected additional residency requirements

Wow, this thread grew when my back was turned.

They stated they wanted to see resources of eur 15,000, but didn't have a problem when I showed them my statement in gbp. The only problem was that...
Forum: Spain
Jun 12th 2018, 9:18 pm
Replies: 72
Views: 6,152
Posted By IanWorthington

Angry Unexpected additional residency requirements

Had my appointment for my residency visa today and got hit with TWO additional and undocumented requirements:

1. Medical insurance has to be a policy WITHOUT copays.
2. You have to have an...
Forum: Spain
Feb 6th 2018, 7:26 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 660
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Recent residency application problems?

I told him I was sceptical. But just wanted to ask here if anyone had had any recent problems. Or heard of any such thing.

And sure, whilst it's EU law, Britain seems to find plenty of ways to...
Forum: Spain
Feb 6th 2018, 4:13 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 2,158
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: BREXIT EVENT - ALICANTE

The purpose of a foreign mission is to represent the government, not support the local immigrants.

:(
Forum: Spain
Feb 6th 2018, 3:27 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 660
Posted By IanWorthington

Recent residency application problems?

A guy on FB sent me the following message re my residency application:

Suerte; believe that I read in a Spanish paper that it was no longer a given for UK nationals.

This would be at...
Forum: Spain
Jan 16th 2018, 8:23 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 835
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Medical insurance

Perfect, thanks.
Forum: Spain
Jan 16th 2018, 6:56 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 835
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Medical insurance

Any site that lists providers and maybe even price compares?
Forum: Spain
Jan 14th 2018, 10:53 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 835
Posted By IanWorthington

Medical insurance

Can anyone recommend a medical insurer that meets Spain's requirements for private insurance for a person not earning and supporting themselves?

Additional points for one that can be suspended...
Forum: Spain
Jan 14th 2018, 4:01 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,889
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Transfer Euros out of Spain

Can you use a service like revolut.com? iirc they allow the tx of large chunks of money subject to the provision of proof of income.
Forum: Spain
Jan 14th 2018, 3:58 pm
Forum: Spain
Jan 14th 2018, 6:14 am
Replies: 2
Views: 599
Posted By IanWorthington

Registering as not economically active and changing later?

I'm a self-employed software developer, which would seem to put me in line for paying around eur250/month, apart from the first year where it's eur50/mo, if I understand correctly.

As I'm not...
Forum: Spain
Jan 13th 2018, 8:42 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 938
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Moving (back) to Spain

My card has an expiry date of 2008 printed on it.
Forum: Spain
Jan 13th 2018, 7:59 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 938
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Moving (back) to Spain

No. Didn't even realise I had to/could. I just left.

Last time I did it it was a terribly straightforward process. Has it got so much more difficult that I need a gestor now?
Forum: Spain
Jan 13th 2018, 7:39 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 938
Posted By IanWorthington

Moving (back) to Spain

I'm British....

About a decade ago I was a legal resident in Spain with NIE, bank account, and residency card.

I would now like to move back to Spain, but I'm unclear what the process is.

Is...
Dec 8th 2009, 9:09 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,769
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Shipping US to UK: repacking required??

Thanks Scout. How detailed an inventory did you prepare fro customs?

ian
Dec 7th 2009, 12:33 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,769
Posted By IanWorthington

Re: Shipping US to UK: repacking required??

Thanks. There's quite a lot of books and other heavy stuff though, so I don't think weight-based pricing will work. Thanks for the pointer though.

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Dec 4th 2009, 12:58 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,769
Posted By IanWorthington

Shipping US to UK: repacking required??

So we're just abut ready to do this.

We've only got 500 cu ft of stuff already packed in a UHaul store but the cheapest way seems to be to take a 20ft container via RINKENS, who will allow me to...
Jul 5th 2009, 2:29 am
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By IanWorthington

Shipping from US to UK

We're wanting to return our household effects from the US to the UK.

o Does anyone know what's required from UK Customs in the way of paperwork and other documents to minimise any tax we may need...
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