Whilst the UK and other EU countries will provide an S1 to cover healthcare in Spain for a pensioner and spouse, it is important to be aware that when the dependent spouse also reaches pensionable age, they should apply for the S1 in their own r
According to EU Directive from 1983 regarding the ´competent state´ re healthcare benefits for pensioners.
¨Which is the competent State? For the right to benefits in kind (healthcare), the competent State, which bears the cost of the benefit
If you´ve paid into the Spanish Social Security system, either as employee or as self employed Autonomo, in certain circumstances you can also be entitled to a complement, to bring the amount up to 100% of the amount for minimum pensions in Spa
When you´re a pensioner in receipt of a Spanish pension and you want to inform the Seguridad Social about a change of address and another bank account, as you´re moving abroad for example, you need to visit them in person, and present the fo
All citizens who arrive in Spain intending to reside, should within 90 days apply for a registration certificate. To apply one of the requisites is the registration on the town halls register ‘the padron’ (Census).
For those whose pa
NHS pensions are not all crown pensions. This is an extract from “PAYE81025 – PAYE operation: double taxation claims submitted by non resident individuals: government pensions”
“Please be aware that for double taxation pu