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Was moving to GC a good idea

Was moving to GC a good idea


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Find advice about taxes, suma, NIE and general tax advice for those living in Gran Canaria. Find advice about tax calculators, tax return, inheritance tax, income tax rates and more. Particularly tax affecting expats in Spain and Gran Canaria.
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