‘La renta’: What you need to know about filing your Spanish tax return
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‘La renta’: What you need to know about filing your Spanish tax return

It's tax season in Spain which means confusion and headaches as people try and work out what their obligations are. This week, the Local Spain explains what you need to know about Spanish tax returns.

Update: What under 50s in Spain need to know about getting their Covid-19 vaccine

Update: What under 50s in Spain need to know about getting their Covid-19 vaccine

Beat the queues: 23 official driving matters you can do online in Spain
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Beat the queues: 23 official driving matters you can do online in Spain

Readers reveal: What it’s really like to give birth in Spain
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Readers reveal: What it’s really like to give birth in Spain

What does a ‘gestor’ do in Spain and why you’ll need one
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What does a ‘gestor’ do in Spain and why you’ll need one

Region by region: How to get a Covid-19 vaccination certificate in Spain
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Region by region: How to get a Covid-19 vaccination certificate in Spain

How can I change my Covid vaccine appointment in different regions in Spain?
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How can I change my Covid vaccine appointment in different regions in Spain?

EXPLAINED: How Spain plans to raise its minimum wage by as much as €250

EXPLAINED: How Spain plans to raise its minimum wage by as much as €250

CONFIRMED: Spain to allow some nightclubs to open until 3 am

CONFIRMED: Spain to allow some nightclubs to open until 3 am

Eat like a Spaniard: Ten tips to kick-start your Mediterranean diet

Eat like a Spaniard: Ten tips to kick-start your Mediterranean diet

Spain lifts ban on cruise ship arrivals from June 7th

Spain lifts ban on cruise ship arrivals from June 7th

Pandemic in Europe won’t be over until 70 percent are vaccinated, says WHO

Pandemic in Europe won’t be over until 70 percent are vaccinated, says WHO

‘A ridiculous lack of control’: Madrid slams Spanish govt for allowing Barajas travellers in with positive PCR tests

‘A ridiculous lack of control’: Madrid slams Spanish govt for allowing Barajas travellers in with positive PCR tests

Spain’s Canary and Balearic Islands could be added to UK’s green list in early June: Report

Spain’s Canary and Balearic Islands could be added to UK’s green list in early June: Report

Spain’s Canary Islands allow residents of all ages to request appointment for Covid-19 vaccine

Spain’s Canary Islands allow residents of all ages to request appointment for Covid-19 vaccine

PM decries ‘cruelty’ of Spain’s domestic violence after five murders in a week

PM decries ‘cruelty’ of Spain’s domestic violence after five murders in a week

REMINDER: What are the new Covid restrictions in Spain’s Valencia region?

REMINDER: What are the new Covid restrictions in Spain’s Valencia region?

Where to rent a cheap apartment on the coast in Spain this summer

Where to rent a cheap apartment on the coast in Spain this summer

Life after Brexit: What are the issues that worry Brits in Spain the most?

Life after Brexit: What are the issues that worry Brits in Spain the most?

Meet the Spanish rapper bringing flamenco and bossa nova into hip-hop

Meet the Spanish rapper bringing flamenco and bossa nova into hip-hop

The one speciality dish you need to try from each of Spain’s regions

The one speciality dish you need to try from each of Spain’s regions

TRAVEL: What you need to know about Spain’s campervan and motorhome rules
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TRAVEL: What you need to know about Spain’s campervan and motorhome rules

EXPLAINED: Spain’s back-to-school Covid plans for September 2021

EXPLAINED: Spain’s back-to-school Covid plans for September 2021

What’s the process for buying a property in Spain?
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What’s the process for buying a property in Spain?

How to get a vaccine certificate in Spain’s Andalusia, Valencia and Madrid regions
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How to get a vaccine certificate in Spain’s Andalusia, Valencia and Madrid regions

Will facemasks be compulsory outdoors in Spain this summer?

Will facemasks be compulsory outdoors in Spain this summer?

Which cities in Spain are the noisiest? (Clue: It’s not Madrid)

Which cities in Spain are the noisiest? (Clue: It’s not Madrid)

ANALYSIS: Does Spain’s disorganised easing of restrictions make the pandemic even more unpredictable?
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ANALYSIS: Does Spain’s disorganised easing of restrictions make the pandemic even more unpredictable?

‘We’re ready to reopen to the world very soon’: Spain expects 45 million tourists in 2021

‘We’re ready to reopen to the world very soon’: Spain expects 45 million tourists in 2021

IN IMAGES: The new high-speed Madrid to Barcelona train that costs just €9

IN IMAGES: The new high-speed Madrid to Barcelona train that costs just €9

‘Let’s not lower our guard,’ Spain’s PM urges after street parties mark end of curfew

‘Let’s not lower our guard,’ Spain’s PM urges after street parties mark end of curfew

REMINDER: Why you now have to drive at 30km/h on most roads in Spain

REMINDER: Why you now have to drive at 30km/h on most roads in Spain

The key step-by-step guide for importing a car into Spain
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The key step-by-step guide for importing a car into Spain

Eleven ways your socialising habits change when you live in Spain
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Eleven ways your socialising habits change when you live in Spain

Ten things to know about buying property in northern Spain
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Ten things to know about buying property in northern Spain

Covid-19: Where in Spain have Indian variant cases been detected?

Covid-19: Where in Spain have Indian variant cases been detected?

Life in Spain: What’s cheaper and more expensive in 2021?
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Life in Spain: What’s cheaper and more expensive in 2021?

What parts of Spain will likely be on the UK’s ‘green’ travel list?
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What parts of Spain will likely be on the UK’s ‘green’ travel list?

Libro de Familia: Spain to scrap its marriage and baby booklet

Libro de Familia: Spain to scrap its marriage and baby booklet

Tapas bars in Spain could put cork in France’s Champagne name challenge

Tapas bars in Spain could put cork in France’s Champagne name challenge

Why do Catalans have a reputation for being stingy?
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Why do Catalans have a reputation for being stingy?

Seven habits you will never be able to truly master like a Spaniard
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Seven habits you will never be able to truly master like a Spaniard

Driving in Spain: What are the new rules for overtaking cyclists?

Driving in Spain: What are the new rules for overtaking cyclists?

ROCK ON!: ‘No sign’ of infections after Spain’s Covid concert trial

ROCK ON!: ‘No sign’ of infections after Spain’s Covid concert trial

Why you should negotiate lower rent in Spain in 2021 (and how to do it)
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Why you should negotiate lower rent in Spain in 2021 (and how to do it)

Ten unique Basque words you need to learn right now

Ten unique Basque words you need to learn right now

ANALYSIS: How bad is Spain’s fourth coronavirus wave?
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ANALYSIS: How bad is Spain’s fourth coronavirus wave?

New wave of layoffs in Spanish banking sector

New wave of layoffs in Spanish banking sector

‘I’m going to infect you all with coronavirus’: Spanish man arrested on suspicion of assault

‘I’m going to infect you all with coronavirus’: Spanish man arrested on suspicion of assault

OPINION: Ending Spain’s state of alarm in May will be a strategic error
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OPINION: Ending Spain’s state of alarm in May will be a strategic error

Five fascinating facts you didn’t know about the letter Ñ in Spanish

Five fascinating facts you didn’t know about the letter Ñ in Spanish

Ernest Hemingway’s favourite Spanish haunts

Ernest Hemingway’s favourite Spanish haunts

Spain’s BBVA bank poised to axe 3,800 jobs and close 530 branches

Spain’s BBVA bank poised to axe 3,800 jobs and close 530 branches

Spain will treat pets as ‘living beings’ and not ‘objects’ in custody battles

Spain will treat pets as ‘living beings’ and not ‘objects’ in custody battles

Essential Spanish ‘text speak’ abbreviations that will help you sound like a local
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Essential Spanish ‘text speak’ abbreviations that will help you sound like a local

FOCUS: How Spain’s Covid survivors are battling to regain mobility

FOCUS: How Spain’s Covid survivors are battling to regain mobility

Spain’s CaixaBank to axe 8,300 staff and close a quarter of branches

Spain’s CaixaBank to axe 8,300 staff and close a quarter of branches

Ten delicious Spanish dishes you must try before you die

Ten delicious Spanish dishes you must try before you die

The 20 maps that will help you understand Spain
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The 20 maps that will help you understand Spain

Seven aspects of learning Spanish that really baffle English speakers

Seven aspects of learning Spanish that really baffle English speakers

COMPARE: The different strategies used in Europe to vaccinate against Covid-19
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COMPARE: The different strategies used in Europe to vaccinate against Covid-19

12 signs you’ve totally nailed the Spanish language

12 signs you’ve totally nailed the Spanish language

The best tips for buying a property in Spain without an estate agent (and avoiding scams)
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The best tips for buying a property in Spain without an estate agent (and avoiding scams)

‘Spain can’t afford another summer like 2020’s, tourism chief

‘Spain can’t afford another summer like 2020’s, tourism chief

How the right orientation of your Spanish home can save you hundreds on energy bills
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How the right orientation of your Spanish home can save you hundreds on energy bills

Malafollá: Why are people from the Spanish city of Granada so moody?

Malafollá: Why are people from the Spanish city of Granada so moody?

A homage to 10 classic Spanish bars and restaurants that have closed down due to the pandemic

A homage to 10 classic Spanish bars and restaurants that have closed down due to the pandemic

OPINION: ‘Wearing a mask at the beach in Spain will feel like being in a hospital ward’
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OPINION: ‘Wearing a mask at the beach in Spain will feel like being in a hospital ward’

What changes about life in Spain in April 2021
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What changes about life in Spain in April 2021

EU countries to receive Johnson & Johnson vaccines from mid-April

EU countries to receive Johnson & Johnson vaccines from mid-April

OPINION: Neither Spain nor the EU are to blame for some Britons having to leave

OPINION: Neither Spain nor the EU are to blame for some Britons having to leave

Seven surprisingly strange traditions (usually) celebrated at Easter in Spain

Seven surprisingly strange traditions (usually) celebrated at Easter in Spain

EU vaccine chief hopes for tourism boost as he unveils Covid-19 ‘health passport’

EU vaccine chief hopes for tourism boost as he unveils Covid-19 ‘health passport’

COMPARE: Which European countries have the toughest rules for gaining citizenship?
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COMPARE: Which European countries have the toughest rules for gaining citizenship?

Moving to Spain: Seven hill towns near the Costa del Sol

Moving to Spain: Seven hill towns near the Costa del Sol

BREXIT: When is the deadline for Brits to apply for residency in Spain? 

BREXIT: When is the deadline for Brits to apply for residency in Spain? 

EU toughens rules for vaccine exports to avoid shortfalls

EU toughens rules for vaccine exports to avoid shortfalls

Covid-19 third wave: Which countries in Europe have the tightest restrictions?

Covid-19 third wave: Which countries in Europe have the tightest restrictions?

Ten mouthwatering dishes to enjoy at Easter in Spain

Ten mouthwatering dishes to enjoy at Easter in Spain

Speak like a local: Ten very useful Spanish expressions with the word ‘water’ 

Speak like a local: Ten very useful Spanish expressions with the word ‘water’ 

OPINION: European governments were cautious on AstraZeneca vaccines but they were neither stupid nor ‘political’

OPINION: European governments were cautious on AstraZeneca vaccines but they were neither stupid nor ‘political’

Parents’ reveal: These are the best and worst things about having children in Spain
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Parents’ reveal: These are the best and worst things about having children in Spain

How does Spain’s new euthanasia law compare to others in Europe?

How does Spain’s new euthanasia law compare to others in Europe?

EXPLAINED: 11 weird features you might find when property hunting in Spain
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EXPLAINED: 11 weird features you might find when property hunting in Spain

The hidden costs of moving to Spain
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The hidden costs of moving to Spain

How to make the most of Spain’s Golden Visa residency scheme
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How to make the most of Spain’s Golden Visa residency scheme