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September 21, 2021

The Seychelles Foundations

As a long-standing provider of legal services concerning private interest foundations under Panamanian and the Seychelles legislations, we have noticed a recent surge of interest concerning […]
September 17, 2021

Article for the International Society of Primerus Law Firms’ “Paradigm” magazine

Our Associate, Valerie Barrios’ article on Cryptocurrency and Offshore Entities in the British Virgin Islands has been published by the International Society of Primerus Law Firms’ […]
September 14, 2021

Belize IBC Annual Tax Return

International Business Companies (IBCs) ONLY The General Director of the Tax Service Department of Belize has granted IBCs only a (6) six-month extension for the filing […]
September 13, 2021

Webinar Recording: Challenges of the Legal Profession during the Pandemic and Future perspectives

On August 25th, in commemoration of Lawyer Month, the American Chamber of Commerce’s Tax and Legislation Committee organized the Webinar “Challenges of the Legal Profession during […]
September 7, 2021

New legislation with incentives to combat disposable plastic waste

Panama’s new Law 223 of the 8th of June, 2021 has established new incentives to companies engaged in activities related to combat or reduce disposable plastic […]
August 27, 2021

Webinar recording: Residence and Investment in the Republic of Panama

Through Executive Decree No. 226 of July 20th, 2021, the Panama Friendly Nations Visa program has been modified to now include the Republic of Peru among […]
August 24, 2021

Tenant Security Deposit

Since the World Health Organization formally declared the Covid-19 Pandemic, the Panamanian government has been resorting to extraordinary measures to protect the health of the population […]
August 18, 2021

Relevant aspects of Panama´s Data Protection law and its regulations

I.            Introduction               Despite the fact that our National Constitution, in its article 42 establishes certain parameters, rights and obligations regarding access, storage and protection of […]
August 11, 2021

Dation as an exceptional means in settlement of outstanding taxes

Dation in payment has been usually defined as the transfer of the property of an asset in settlement of outstanding debts. In other words, the debtor […]