Spain’s Digital Nomad Visa and Residency is now one year old and is the second most popular Spanish residency after the Non-Lucrative Visa. This visa or residency permit allows the holder to live in Spain and work remotely or online. It can be applied directly in Spain, or via the Spanish Consulate in the country in which you currently reside.
To get Spain’s Digital Nomad Visa, applicants must have sufficient funds to support themselves, proof they can work remotely from Spain, and must already have been working in their current ‘remote worker’ employment or self-employment prior to applying.
Holders of the Digital Nomad Visa or Residency Permit, may also be eligible for a special income tax rate fixed at 24% for the first 5 years, offering higher earners reduced income tax compared to normal residents.