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Temporäre Suspendierung der Arbeitsverhältnisse

Temporary redundancy proceeding in Spain

After the State of Alarm was established last Saturday, March 14, the Spanish Government has adopted, through the approval of Royal Decree-Law 8/2020, of March 17, on extraordinary urgent measures to face the economic and social impact of the COVID-19, a plan of exceptional measures in the economic field to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 on citizens, companies, self-employed and employees. A line of guarantees of 100 billion euros has been approved to provide companies with the liquidity they need and up to 200 billion euros will be used, which corresponds to 20% of Spanish GDP (117 billion will […]
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Consulegis Autumn Conference 2019 in Paraguay

Asunción (Paraguay) was the city chosen to organize the autumn conference of CONSULEGIS between October 16th – 19th, 2019, hosted by the firm Mersán Abogados, member of the association for over 20 years. On Thursday, the so-called “International Business Meeting” took place in which the topic of legal protection of international investments was discussed in depth through different formats. There was also a round table discussion concerning the problem of judicial disputes and their alternatives in different jurisdictions. On Friday, Mrs. Liz Cramer, Minister of Industry and Commerce of Paraguay, was in charge of transmitting to the assistants the business […]

ADAM Global International Business Forum & AGM 2019 in Berlin

From 26 to 29 September ADAM Global hosted the 7th International Business Forum and AGM in Berlin. At this congress, Fernando Frühbeck of the law firm Dr. Frühbeck Abogados was elected vice president of the network with responsibility for Europe. ADAM Global is the world’s leading platform for multidisciplinary professional business services including networks. Their members are accredited in their own markets and are made up of Lawyers, Accountants, and Specialist Consultants. The network has the capability through our members to competently deliver comprehensive professional services to individuals, small and medium organization and large corporates. For more information and inquiries, […]

Taxation of inbound expatriates in Spain

Spanish Income tax and Wealth tax A person’s liability for Spanish Income Tax and Wealth Tax is determined by his residence status. A tax resident of Spain is an individual who remains in Spain for more than 183 days in any given calendar year or has his business or economic interests located in this country. Temporary absences from Spain are disregarded in order to calculate the number of days spent in Spanish territory, unless the individual can prove residency in another country. A Spanish tax resident person is liable to Spanish Income Tax and Wealth tax on his worldwide income […]
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Consulegis Spring Conference & AGM 2019 in Madrid

This year’s CONSULEGIS Spring Conference & AGM 2019, organised by the law firm Dr. Frühbeck Abogados, took place in Madrid, from 22 to 25 May. CONSULEGIS is an international network of independent law firms, in-house lawyers and related professional advisors whose principal objective is to provide its members with legal resources for their clients throughout the world. Over the course of these four working days, a number of topical subjects were dealt with such as the application of Fintech technology and Big Data, as well as their relationship with Smart Contracts and Data Analytics. Worldwide trends and forecasts related to […]