Is an Enduring Power of Attorney drawn up in England valid in Spain? My husband, who is domiciled in England and who pays all his taxes in the UK, has taken out residency in Spain. We jointly own a house in Spain, as well as in England. My husband is 84. He originally went to Spain to write, but now spends more time in Spain (Catalunya) than previously because of his health. I am not a resident in Spain; I am a U.S. citizen but am applying for British naturalization at the moment. Should I also apply for Spanish residency?
I asked a Spanish abogado in Barcelona this question several years ago. He said that the English Power of Attorney would not be good in Spain and that we should take out a Spanish form of Power of Attorney.
Hi, The power of attorney is valid, but Apostille of the Hague is needed. I yhink ist better to make a new power in a spanish notario.You do not need to apply for spanish residence once ypu got the british one you can be here, The only matter its to cheking your self in the consulate and in the city hall to get your rights as voting right, social security, and so on.
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