The tourism sector expects a loss of 106.000 million euros at the end of 2020

Entrepreneurs demand a reduction in VAT, tax incentives, direct aids and quick tests to prevent Christmas from being a ruin  Blanca López  With the blocking of antigen tests or rapid tests, without VAT rebates or other tax incentives, without direct aid, and only with credits, basically through the Official Credit Institute (ICO), the tourism sector […]

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New Supreme Court ruling on mortgage paid expenses

Banks will have to pay back 100% of the property registration expenses and 50% of the notary, Administration and valuation On 26th October, the Supreme Court issued a new judgment related to the distribution of the costs of formalization of mortgages and that tilts the balance in favor of the consumer, since it allows him […]

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Royal Decree-Law 34/2020 of 17 November, with measures to support solvency and business liquidity

In addition to the modifications in the business sphere, the Decree-Law includes modifications on IVA, corporate tax and bankruptcy    The BOE published on November 18, 2020 the Royal Decree-Law 34/2020, of November 17, of urgent measures to support business solvency and the energy and tax sector, which entered into force yesterday, 19 November 2020, […]

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Plan for the progressive opening of activities in Catalonia

Roadmap for the review of the intensity of the measures adopted on the occasion of the second epidemic wave of SARSCoV-2 in Catalonia The stages of the opening plan are re-evaluated territorially every 15 days and, depending on the results of this evaluation, it may result: a) The decision to progress in the opening plan: […]

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Government designs 2021 Budgets to cushion the impact of the pandemic

Spain will receive 71 million euros in transfers from the new EU Recovery Instrument, Next Generation In the context of the economic crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, the State approved on 28 October a draft budget for 2021 containing a record increase in spending of 550,484 million euros with the aim of mitigating the […]

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The Govern approves a deduction in the tax return and another deferment in the tourist tax

Decree Law 36/2020 of 3 November complements other measures taken previously in relation to such taxes Blanca López  07/11/2020 In order to alleviate the serious effects of the health and economic crisis arising from the coronavirus pandemic, the government of la Generalitat de Catalunya has approved new tax measures in the field of tourist tax […]

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Valoration and feelings: Summer with Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Dear customers and readers: We bring you an assessment of the season we have experienced. Without a doubt, the worst we have ever experienced. Next, we are going to make a summary via data from APARTUR, the Association of Tourist Apartments of Barcelona: The forecast was that the decrease in the number of reservations at the […]

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SPECIAL PLAN HUT’S VILANOVA I LA GELTRÚ. BARCELONA

On July 14, the initial approval and public information of the Special Urban Plan for the Regulation of Homes for Tourist Use in Vilanova i la Geltrú was published in the Barcelona BOP. Main aspects to highlight: A. A set of limits is established for the implementation of HUTs, which operate cumulatively. They are as […]

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DECONTINFINATION PLANS IN CATALONIA

Within the framework of the Strategic Plan for decontamination by COVID-19 approved by the Government of Catalonia, the different departments of the Generalitat de Catalunya are drawing up sectorial decontamination plans with the measures planned for the different phases of decontamination and for each of their areas of action. At the same time, these sectoral […]

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Modification included in Law 5/2020. Tax on stays in establishments for tourist use.

Publication of Law 5/2020, on fiscal, financial, administrative and public sector measures and the creation of the tax on facilities that affect the environment. We summarize in reference to our sector and that; in its chapter V it modifies the amount of the tax on the Stays to establishments of tourist use. With effect from […]

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