Deceased Foreigner with a Real Estate in Bulgaria

Deceased foreigner

with a real estate in Bulgaria 

Several months ago our law office was contacted by two young ladies from the UK who explained to us that their father died and as long as they know he bought an apartment at Sunny Beach couple of years before his death. They asked us to explain what they have to do know since they did not know. We took this case although we ...

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Issuance of multilingual extracts from civil status records birth certificates marriage certificates and death certificates

Issuance of multilingual extracts from civil status records (bith certificates, marriage certificates and death certificates)

Back in 1976 a group of countries signed the Vienna Convention on the issue of multilingual extracts from civil status. The idea of ​​this Convention, the parties signatory to issue statements /duplicates/ of birth, marriage and death, unless the language of the issuing country and the language of the country in which the document will serve. For example, in ...

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Purchase of agricultural land in Bulgaria

Purchase of Agricultural Land in Bulgaria – Question with many Answers and Ambiguities

During the last several years the question about the purchase of Bulgarian agricultural land is subject to huge interest, many discussions and interpretations. In order to answer the question we should examine what the actual legislation says and how it should be applied. It is an irrefutable fact that because of the accession of Bulgaria to European Union and the signing of negotiating chapter Free ...

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Local Taxes in Bulgaria and Important Information You Should Know

LOCAL TAXES AND IMPORTANT INFORMATION THAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THEM.

Every owner of a property in Bulgaria has obligation to pay council /local/taxes to the municipality where the property is situated. The obligation for payment of the council taxes is stipulated at the Local Taxes and Fees Act of Bulgaria, which states that every owner of a property is obliged to submit a property declaration at the municipality and to declare the newly acquired property within ...

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