Lack of Law on the Murcia Region for the Swimming Pools on the Community of Owners One of the main lack of law that the Communities of Owners of the Murcia Region have is the absence of a regulation of safety in the swimming pools. The Región de Murcia is currently regulated by the Rules…Details
Increase on IBI on Murcia Town Hall for year 2012 Due to the economical current situation, the administrations try, not only to save money, reducing their expenses, but increasing their collections too. With regards to Murcia Town Hall, the town councillor, Mrs. Isabel Martínez Conesa, announced past week, among other measures, the increase of the…Details
Measures for Speeding Up the Judicial Processes On 31st October 2011, the Law 37/2011, 10th October, of Measures for the Speeding up the Judicial Processes (published in BOE nº 245 11/10/2011) came into effect including important changes in different jurisdictions. In relation to the Owners Communities and the Horizontal Property, we consider important to comment…Details
VAT rate increased from 18% to 21% This morning the President of Spain, Mr. Mariano Rajoy, has explained that from the next month of Septembre, the VAT rate has increased from 18% to 21%. Undoubtly a bad new for the Community of Owners, because will mean an increase on the expenses of the year.Details
The Supreme Court Judgment 705/2015 of December 23rd declared the clause by which BBVA imposed on borrowers the payment of all expenses, taxes and commissions related to mortgage loans to be abusive.
Banks will have to pay back all excess money charged from ‘floor’ clauses (cláusulas suelo) The EU Court of Justice ruled on the 21st December 2016 in respect of floor clauses (Cláusulas suelo): Spanish banks will have to return to customers the total amount of what they received in relation to floor clauses.Details
Law of Judicial Taxes Past Wednesday, 21st November, the Spanish Government published in the B.O.E. (Official Gazzette of the State) the new Law of judicial taxes (“Ley de Tasas Judiciales.”). As you may know, it is a vey controversial Law due to that from now on, the party that starts a judicial action or appeals…Details