writing off a car in spain

Have you sold your car in Spain, believing all the necessary paperwork had been completed and then later discovered that there were outstanding traffic fines or taxes in your name? Have you lost your IBI discount? Had money frozen in your bank account or even deducted from wages? Unfortunately, this is not unusual.

Not many expats understand the importance of writing off a car in Spain.

If the necessary paperwork is not correctly completed when you sell a car in Spain, you will continue to be responsible for any fines or taxes incurred by the vehicle until it is correctly registered in the new owners name and address.

So what are the options?

© Copyright 2012 Lisa Sadleir, All rights Reserved. Written For: Costa Consulting Bureau

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