Entries by Nicolás Melchior

Taxes on Foreign Nationals’ Purchases of Homes in Spain

The approval of the much-awaited Law 14/2013, of September 27, to support Entrepreneurs and Internationalization, imposed a series of measures that accentuate the attractiveness of the Spanish economy in the eyes of foreign investors.  Among the advantages, the new Law offers residence permits for those foreign nationals who acquire real estate investments with a particular […]

Jurisdiction and Applicable Law to Succession Litigation in Spain

This article aims to explain the essential elements of jurisdiction and the law applicable to inheritance disputes. This article does not constitute legal advice.  Rather, it is simply a brief guide to ease understanding of these complex matters. Spanish private international law provides a number of solutions for hereditary succession when it contains a foreign […]