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by Keefyd
March 16th, 2020, 8:59 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 10
Views: 879

Re: Coronavirus

Hairdressers was removed from the “allowable” list on Saturday.
by Keefyd
March 13th, 2020, 4:11 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 10
Views: 879

Coronavirus

With all the media coverage of the current epidemic, I thought it would be helpful to post some information on how the virus is currently being managed in Menorca. There are currently three cases on the island and the background to there contagion is detailed in this article... https://www.menorca.i...
by Keefyd
January 18th, 2020, 3:49 pm
Forum: Cala'n Porter area
Topic: Apartment / villa wanted 7 nights 27/09
Replies: 3
Views: 786

Re: Apartment / villa wanted 7 nights 27/09

I have a 1 bed apartment available if your interested?
by Keefyd
November 23rd, 2019, 11:46 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Money transfers
Replies: 13
Views: 1184

Re: Money transfers

La Caixa charge a fee for international money transfers and it’s on a sliding scale. It starts at 0.40% and goes upto 0.60%. If you check their terms and conditions, it’s detailed here: https://www.caixabank.es/deployedfiles/particulares/Estaticos/pdf/general/2100c80d.pdf You will find that all bank...
by Keefyd
October 17th, 2019, 7:08 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Sold property: final tasks to complete
Replies: 8
Views: 1216

Re: Sold property: final tasks to complete

Yes that is correct, the Spanish tax authority will only make payments into a Spanish bank account.
by Keefyd
October 15th, 2019, 9:40 am
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Sold property: final tasks to complete
Replies: 8
Views: 1216

Re: Sold property: final tasks to complete

Your solicitor should be able to help with following up on the refund of your 3% tax retention, they will also assist with closing of all of your accounts. It can take upto a year to receive any refunds due and don’t expect to get refunds on all of the annual payments you have made, I had quite a sh...
by Keefyd
August 14th, 2019, 12:27 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Tourist Licence for Apartment
Replies: 6
Views: 912

Re: Tourist Licence for Apartment

If you are an EU resident, you can claim tax relief on any expenses you incur in running the property as a rental. You cannot claim for “improvements” in the property. If you are UK resident, you will be able to claim expenses until we eventually leave the EU, after that you will not be able to clai...
by Keefyd
August 13th, 2019, 5:02 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Tourist Licence for Apartment
Replies: 6
Views: 912

Re: Tourist Licence for Apartment

Hi, I have an apartment in Cala en Porter and our Owners community also voted in favour of renting last September. The administrators who represent the Owners community then appointed a third party agent to do all the paperwork for those of us that wanted a licence, for a small fee. We had to provi...
by Keefyd
August 13th, 2019, 4:57 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Tourist Licence for Apartment
Replies: 6
Views: 912

Re: Tourist Licence for Apartment

Hi, I have an apartment in Cala en Porter and our Owners community also voted in favour of renting last September. The administrators who represent the Owners community then appointed a third party agent to do all the paperwork for those of us that wanted a licence, for a small fee. We had to provid...
by Keefyd
August 10th, 2019, 9:45 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: The owners and the illegal tourist rental platforms will be penalised by the Consell de Menorca
Replies: 7
Views: 1190

Re: The owners and the illegal tourist rental platforms will be penalised by the Consell de Menorca

It applies if you currently advertise your property for rent on ANY form of website e.g. HomeAway, Airbnb, Simply Owners, Simply Menorca, etc.