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My mother owned a property in Spain but returned to the UK

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Hi
My mother owned a property in Spain but returned to the UK in 2010 as she had Alzheimers.
She did not make a Spanish will and I would like to know if the notary in Spain would need a grant of probate to transfer the property.She died in this year
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Spain Law
Expert:  José M. replied 1 month ago.

Hi. Yes, the notario will need a probe thats the one who transfers has the legal right to do it as heir

Remember you should paiy taxes six months later from the date of she passed away and if you did not do it you willhave to pay a fine unless you wait 5 years to transfer