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by elusive
Sun May 26, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Capital gains question
Replies: 6
Views: 86

Re: Capital gains question

Sure cid will confirm but if you have lived in it for the last three years as your full time house there is non. You are also over 65 which is another factory
by elusive
Sat May 25, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: cancellable private health insurance for residency application?
Replies: 6
Views: 98

Re: cancellable private health insurance for residency application?

:crazy: :crazy: Welcome to spain. Im sure there must have been many people in your situation re kids healthcare and there being a way around it. If you are on F.B join citizen advice bureau spain group and ask the question there. i bet there must have been people on there who have been in the same s...
by elusive
Sat May 25, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: cancellable private health insurance for residency application?
Replies: 6
Views: 98

Re: cancellable private health insurance for residency application?

Presuming your child are minors? They are entiltled to free healthcare regardless. They dont need private healthcare. I would arrange yours via being self employed first then use that for them if needed for their residencia application.
by elusive
Sat May 25, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Another driving licence question
Replies: 6
Views: 134

Re: Another driving licence question

Never heard of companies using such a T&C.they only tend to say it must be a valid or E.U licence. Will they except a photocopy of your uk licence. Take copies of it before you hand it over for exchange
by elusive
Fri May 24, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Padron definitive answer
Replies: 9
Views: 204

Re: Padron definitive answer

Beachcomber wrote:
elusive wrote:Personally i would be wary of signing on if your arent resident because in the future who knows they may start going through the padrons to connect people to tax residencia

They already have.


Thanks. Thats intresting.
by elusive
Fri May 24, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Padron definitive answer
Replies: 9
Views: 204

Re: Padron definitive answer

Thought it was pretty simple. You only sign on if you live here full time.ie your habitual residence. Although alot of towns want anyone to sign on as they get more money.guy in our townhall said its causing a problem with the amount of houses been bought up by holiday let owners (ontop of there bee...
by elusive
Thu May 23, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Blue number plates
Replies: 6
Views: 114

Re: Blue number plates

Yeah blue plate replaces sp and is for taxis as said above
by elusive
Wed May 22, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Applying for a Blue Badge in Spain
Replies: 6
Views: 121

Re: Applying for a Blue Badge in Spain

Yeah they do. So they can be used and recognised in other E.U countries when on hols.
by elusive
Wed May 22, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Applying for a Blue Badge in Spain
Replies: 6
Views: 121

Re: Applying for a Blue Badge in Spain

Pretty hard and time consuming from what ive read. Family member had one in the uk .but the levels of disabilty needed are far higher here and ive heard of people waiting literally years to get them. .i believe you go through social services at your townhall. Be wary of using a uk card as a spanish ...
by elusive
Wed May 22, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Torrox
Replies: 60
Views: 5895

Re: Torrox

Congrats on the move. We love the main sq at torrox. The mountain road over the top to frigiliana is now newly tarmaced. So if you have a car the drive is worth it for the great views. El figon is always highly rated on T.A
by elusive
Sat May 18, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Strange email event
Replies: 10
Views: 292

Re: Strange email event

Intresting to know. Thanks enrique. Very odd they would allow it. Certainly abit of a bummer if you have a box standard name.i presume the other person just set up the account to buy the tickets as if you were a regular user of that account you would realise straight away that you werent getting any...
by elusive
Wed May 15, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: INSS Cita Previa
Replies: 3
Views: 123

Re: INSS Cita Previa

Family members changed their address by just going to the ambulatorio
by elusive
Mon May 13, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Shopping around for contents insurance
Replies: 14
Views: 326

Re: Shopping around for contents insurance

We pay around 80 euros for contents with linea. Dont have anything of expensive value .
by elusive
Mon May 13, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Possible error on Modelo 100 tax return
Replies: 40
Views: 5680

Re: Possible error on Modelo 100 tax return

Some friends have just had a letter from hacienda regarding supposed undelcared income for 2014 after they contacted HMRC. So they are certainly doing the rounds
by elusive
Mon May 13, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Residencia Interviews
Replies: 4
Views: 152

Re: Residencia Interviews

I dont beleive its happeneing everywhere. There were reports of some areas stopping then restarting. I think torre del mar was one. Legally they shouldnt be doing it and complaints have been made. If you dont already go on citizens advice bureau spain f.book page.there have been lots of posts about ...
by elusive
Sun May 12, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Torrox
Replies: 60
Views: 5895

Re: Torrox

Yeah alot of the food they were bringing out did look really good. We just picked the wrong thing i guess
by elusive
Sun May 12, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Torrox
Replies: 60
Views: 5895

Re: Torrox

Went to ichiban with some friends who raved about it. Had the meu of the day which was pretty dire. Iceland style sweet and sour.the main noodle dishes looked alot better. But i would stay away from the M.O.D .best chinese MOD we have found is cafe tai at torrecila in nerja.great food. The restauran...
by elusive
Sat May 11, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Sabadell Spain to Santander UK
Replies: 8
Views: 409

Re: Sabadell Spain to Santander UK

Our spanish bank didnt charge to transfer to C.D. the money is going from one spanish bank to another (c d holding account) so there should be no charges
by elusive
Sat May 11, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: notification from bank re NIE renewal
Replies: 16
Views: 343

Re: notification from bank re NIE renewal

We had the same a month or so ago. Went into the bank they said ignore it as others have said the number doesnt expire.only some certificates are only valid for 90 days.bank wondered if it was something to do with brexit but i doubt it.
by elusive
Sat May 11, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Looking for a holiday home around Competa, Sedella and Salares
Replies: 68
Views: 1476

Re: Looking for a holiday home around Competa, Sedella and Salares

Argh now that's a different issue I'm afraid. Cycling laws in both UK and Spain do give specific times that to ride 2 abreast is not suitable narrow roads and dangerous bendy roads being examples. --------------- Which is the type of road my original comment was about. Ie narrow bendy and dangerous....

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