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by marios
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: High Speed Internet/Fibre Availability
Replies: 17
Views: 1539

Re: High Speed Internet/Fibre Availability

I am in the process of helping moving two friends who live in the same apartments from Movistar to Avatel, I am also with Avatel and they are excellent, the first lady has had it all set up now, from sending in the documents via email it was installed in a week, was e29.99 300mb fiber with TV which ...
by marios
Thu Feb 28, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Informing HMRC paying taxes in Spain
Replies: 7
Views: 1801

Re: Informing HMRC paying taxes in Spain

Just found out the El Cid one is correct thanks.
by marios
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Informing HMRC paying taxes in Spain
Replies: 7
Views: 1801

Re: Informing HMRC paying taxes in Spain

Re this link, https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/international-tax-application-for-a-double-taxation-treaty-passport-dttp1n it's country of residence is the applicant: what do we put in the section- A corporate/opaque entity A transparent entity, including partnerships Other, including Sover...
by marios
Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Informing HMRC paying taxes in Spain
Replies: 7
Views: 1801

Re: Informing HMRC paying taxes in Spain

Yes thanks I've just requested it from the accountant.
by marios
Mon Feb 25, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Informing HMRC paying taxes in Spain
Replies: 7
Views: 1801

Re: Informing HMRC paying taxes in Spain

That's the one I filled in but she's not claiming back any tax but I don't see why she can't use that one.
by marios
Mon Feb 25, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Informing HMRC paying taxes in Spain
Replies: 7
Views: 1801

Informing HMRC paying taxes in Spain

We moved here Oct 2016 and started paying taxes here last yr for the yr 2017-18, I informed HMRC and they rebated my taxes last yr but my wife who is claiming here UK pension under drawdown has not informed them, this happened because she wasn't paying any tax in UK as she was under the threshold bu...
by marios
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: UK driving licences valid in Spain?
Replies: 33
Views: 6276

Re: UK driving licences valid in Spain?

Cheers Sid, we will be going to La Linea looks like one not needed according to friends but not going to take that chance now.
by marios
Fri Feb 22, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: UK driving licences valid in Spain?
Replies: 33
Views: 6276

Re: UK driving licences valid in Spain?

Can anyone tell me is a medical required to change your UK licence to Spanish licence, there seems great confusion over this.
by marios
Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: La Caixa bank transfers
Replies: 2
Views: 1565

La Caixa bank transfers

I have a relative who has just sold their apartment in ibiza and are trying to repatriate their money back to the UK but their bank are saying that they can't transfer out their account to whom I suggested they use ie Currency Fair, anyone else have the same bank account (although I don't know which...
by marios
Sat Jan 26, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: PISCINALINER.COM
Replies: 5
Views: 1883

Re: PISCINALINER.COM

Next door have this fitted by them so did a bit of looking around for reviews and found a lady on FB who had it fitted but had an issue with her liner, I asked her did they sort the issue out (I can't remember what it was) and she said no.To be fair though I can't find any other negative comments an...
by marios
Mon Jan 21, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Uk owned share
Replies: 5
Views: 2332

Re: Uk owned share

Yes I mean crystallised gain, it's not exactly income as such though from working so I would have thought more capital gains.
by marios
Mon Jan 21, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Uk owned share
Replies: 5
Views: 2332

Uk owned share

Anyone know if I have to declare gains in my uk owned shares (savings money) , they are not held within a pension, here in Spain as a tax resident thanks.
by marios
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: IPTV MAG BOX
Replies: 30
Views: 5763

Re: IPTV MAG BOX

I don't pay a monthly sub for box I bought my own, I pay for the TV access, Kodi is a pain in the bum and not user friendly IPTV is just the same as normal telly.
by marios
Thu Dec 13, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: IPTV MAG BOX
Replies: 30
Views: 5763

Re: IPTV MAG BOX

Its just TV, I have tried others with cheaper options but they are too unstable and don't have decent catch up, my Internet is with Avatel fibre optic 30euro a month.
by marios
Thu Dec 13, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: IPTV MAG BOX
Replies: 30
Views: 5763

Re: IPTV MAG BOX

It's not freeview it's sports, movies in fact everything, who said anything about Freeview?.
by marios
Thu Dec 13, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Linea Directa
Replies: 57
Views: 13298

Re: Linea Directa

I know someone in the Insurance business and they say they have had lots of instances were people are getting big fines from different areas of Spain and it's not due to the cloning of number plates, they are trying to fight these fines but if you don't have this in your terms you have to pay your o...
by marios
Thu Dec 13, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: IPTV MAG BOX
Replies: 30
Views: 5763

Re: IPTV MAG BOX

I use Fortec, I have the top package about 30 euro a month for the TV and the service is spot on, I have tried quite a few cheaper options to cut the cost but always end up back at Fortec.
by marios
Wed Oct 10, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Taxes for residents
Replies: 17
Views: 3094

Re: Taxes for residents

Cid It was either sell here in Spain or sell in UK,it would have been a bad time to sell in Spain a few years ago so we took the option of coming to live here, we have owned since 2005 but rented out here till 2016 and I knew it was a higher tax regime but never checked exactly how high.
by marios
Wed Oct 10, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Taxes for residents
Replies: 17
Views: 3094

Re: Taxes for residents

We moved here 2yrs ago, we are now tax resident, looking back on the tax we have to pay as a couple my wife's is just below the threshold of paying tax in UK, mine is up to the 30% bracket, I find as a couple and even though I am over 65 my wife is 62(both retired) that we are paying 80% more tax he...
by marios
Wed Sep 26, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Linea Directa
Replies: 57
Views: 13298

Re: Linea Directa

Is it illegal to offer no claims bonus here in spain, LD say so they also rubbished another Co Abbeygate by basically arguing you will have issues with them and take longer to do things etc etc, I don't like it when someone giving you your renewel quote does that. Sorry that should be protected no c...

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