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June 16, 2021

Economic Substance: Comparison of various offshore jurisdictions

In 2018 a few jurisdictions adopted a legal concept of “economic substance”, whose meaning has now become well-known all over the world. The British Virgin Islands, […]
June 9, 2021

Creation of a short-stay visa as a remote worker

Through Executive Decree No. 198 of 2021, the Ministry of Public Security has created the Short-stay Visa as a remote worker, within the migratory category of […]
June 9, 2021

Creation of the Panamanian Food Agency (APA)

Law 206 of March 30, 2021 was published in the Official Gazette a few months ago. Its effect was the creation of the new Panamanian Food […]
June 4, 2021

Special Regime for the Conciliated Reorganization processes carried out due to the national emergency caused by the COVID-19 pandemic

Background Due to the adverse situations brought about by the pandemic generated by Covid-19, the economic and business sector has been severely affected, which has led […]
June 1, 2021

Modifications to the Friendly Nations Visa Program

Through Executive Decree 197 of May 7th, 2021, articles were modified and added to Executive Decree No. 416 of June 13, 2012, which created within the […]
May 28, 2021

Quijano & Associates contributes on LexGTDT’s Economic Substance 2021

LexGTDT (Lexology and Getting the Deal Through) in association with Carey Olsen worked on the Economic Substance 2021; a quick reference guide enabling side-by-side comparison of […]
May 27, 2021

Panama Tax Authority establishes procedure for the registration and cession of tax credits

By Resolution No. 201-4335 of May 21, 2021, Panama Tax Authority has established the procedure for the registration and cession of tax credits granted on the […]
May 25, 2021

Seychelles Foundations

Get to know more about the establishment of a Seychelles Foundation, the advantages of this jurisdiction, the benefits it has to offer, procedure and much more! […]
May 20, 2021

Use of the ‘Hecho en Panama’ logo

By means of Law 112 of November 18, 2019 the distinctive logo for Panamanian products or products manufactured in the Republic of Panama was created, which […]