FIRST SENTENCES THAT VOID THE CAPITAL GAINS SETTLEMENTS OF TORREVIEJA TOWN HALL

The Contentious Administrative Court of Elche, which is analyzing the settlements of the Town of Torrevieja, has already given a sentence declaring the nullity of two declarations of capital gains tax, condemning the aforementioned City Council to return to the plaintiffs the money paid plus the due interests derived. In fact, judgment 109/18 of the aforementioned Court states that “since there has been no increase in the amount of money obtained in the transfer of a property, it must be understood that the taxable event of the tax did not occur”. Therefore that sentence increases the probability of success and, although it is has followed the same trend of other […]

ANOTHER STEP BACK TAKEN BY THE SUPREME COURT IN THE DEFENSE OF THE COSTUMERS

Over recent years costumer protection has suffered a spectacular increase, since, for years there were certain standards (Spanish and European) that protected costumers in a high degree. Those of us who have spent time studying costumer law and going to Courts could see how again and again these aforesaid standards were not applied, and I think that it is due to ignorance and distrust by a large part of the Judges. However, as a result of the mortgage claims, the system revolved completely and the judges initiated a new trend of costumer defence, which was expanded in a short period of time. And that was the context we had when […]