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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 18


8:56 AM, 23rd June 2017, About 5 years ago

Rental deposits to be capped at one month's rent

will this be enforced retrospectively?... Read More


14:38 PM, 10th February 2017, About 5 years ago

Possible exit strategy by transferring beneficial interest

Hi Mark

I was addressing your comment on you can spend as much time in any other country in the EU apart from UK if your a Malta resident.

My question centres around can you be a tax resident in Malta and spend less than 183 days there?

If the answer is yes, and lets say you spend 190 days in Spain wouldn't you trigger Spain's residency rule?

Can you satisfy two countries tax residency ruling and which country takes precedent as each country will want to claim you for tax purposes?... Read More


15:53 PM, 8th February 2017, About 5 years ago

Possible exit strategy by transferring beneficial interest


Just digging deeper a little on something you said..

" have established residency in Malta you are free to spend as much time as you wish, anywhere in Europe, except for the UK. This is because EU borders are open."

I'm curious as this goes against some advice I was given recently from a Spanish tax advisor.

If I was to spend more than 183 days a year in Spain I would be classed as a resident of Spain and must declare any assets worth more than 50k EUR held outside the country to the Spanish authorities under Modelo 720 designed to target tax evasion.

Assets include bank accounts, property and other movable assets such as shares, life insurance policies and annuity income.

I was also told Trusts are not recognised under Spanish law, and the Spanish are very aggressive in chasing beneficiaries that use offshore companies as a tax planning strategy.

I am still seeking advice on this... Read More


10:10 AM, 7th July 2016, About 6 years ago


8:05 AM, 30th May 2016, About 6 years ago

Tenant Profiling using social media

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They are FB targeting potential customers into their funnel but the principles are sound and should give you a great grounding in the methods I discuss in my post.

I don't believe Property118 let you PM or else I would of :)... Read More