González & Barco Abogados, CB s a professional lawyer’s office located in the south of the island of Tenerife, Canary Islands.

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LASTING POWERS OF ATTORNEY

If you want to make sure that your affairs are properly managed should you lose your mental capacity in the future the best idea is to set up a lasting power of attorney. If you need more information, please contact us.

On 1st January 2016 a new Law applicable to Inheritance Tax and Gift Tax came into force in the Canary Islands

Since 1st January 2016 both Inheritance Tax and Gift Tax are reduced in 99,9%. This applies to taxpayers included in groups I and II: descendants and adopted children under 21 years and descendants and adopted 21 or more years, spouses, parents and adoptive parents. With regard to Inheritance tax: Taxpayers included in groups I and […]

Decree 113/2015, of 22 May – New regulation in force regarding vacation homes and holiday lettings in the Canary Islands

After several years in which the Government of the Canary Islands pursued and punished those owners who carried out the tourist exploitation of their apartments without legal coverage, the Canary Islands Parliament passed the Law known as Decree 113/2015 of 22nd May. The Decree allows rental of holiday homes after meeting some requirements such as […]

SUCCESSION MORTIS CAUSA OF ENGLISH CITIZENS RESIDENTS IN SPAIN: PROBLEMS AND NEW PERSPECTIVES. THE EUROPEAN SUCCESSION REGULATION 650/2012.

English succession system is founded on different principles to the Spanish one. The respective internal and private international law rules in this field have no similitude. Consequently, in the event of death of English citizens with residence in Spain some complex problems arise throughout the whole succession process. Difficulties grow if the deceased owns properties […]

ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE (EPC)

What is an EPC? It is a document which shows how energy efficient your home is. Your property will be given a rating from A to G (where ‘A’ is the most efficient and ‘G’ is the least efficient). The EPC will let the person who is using the building/house/apartment know how costly it will […]


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GONZÁLEZ & BARCO ABOGADOS, C.B
Carretera General Los Abrigos, 197-1º Iz
38639 Las Chafiras
San Miguel de Abona
Tenerife