Costa Rica Minimum Wage Scale for 2013

   Costa Rica Minimum Wage Scale for 2013 The Costa Rican Ministry of Labor publishes the minimum wage rates every six months. The tables below are the Costa Rica Minimum Wage Scale approved by Executive Decree No. 37397-MTSS and effective as of January 1st, 2013 The followi
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Costa Rica Land in the Public Domain

  Costa Rica Land Which is in the Public Domain Costa Rica Public Domain Land   In Costa Rica any land, which is deemed to be in the public domain, may not be owned by private properties.   Costa Rica grants a protection to land, which falls under the public use or
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Costa Rica Income Tax Rates for 2012

Costa Rica Income Tax Rates for 2012 Fiscal Year The Costa Rica Tax Department has published the income tax rates for the 2012 Fiscal Year.  The fiscal year in Costa Rica runs from October 1st to September 30th.   The form used to report income in Costa Rica is the D-101 form.  A copy
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Costa Rica Income Tax Rates for 2009 Fiscal Year

Costa Rica Income Tax Rates for 2009 Fiscal Year.   In Costa Rica the Fiscal Year for tax purposes runs from October 1st to September 30th of each year.   The Income Tax Rates for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30th, 2009 are set forth below:   1.  Individuals wi
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Costa Rica Income Tax Rates

  INCOME TAX RATES FOR 2008   Tax Rate for Self Employed Individuals     Períod 2008 RATE Up to From From From Excess   ¢2.252.000 ¢2.252.000 hasta 3.362.000 ¢3.362.000 hasta ¢5.609.000 ¢5.609.000 hasta 11.241.000 ¢11.241.000 Exempt 10% 15% 20% 25%   &nbs
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Costa Rica Importing a Car How Much are the Taxes

Importing a Car to Costa Rica – How much are the Import taxes   If you want to import a car into Costa Rica you will have to pay import taxes to the Costa Rican government. The amount of import taxes that will be charged depend on several factors which the Customs Departmen
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Costa Rica Immigration Will The Government Ever Get it Right

If Costa Rica wants to continue to attract foreign retirees and investors it needs to pay closer attention to the Department of Immigration. In one of the latest oops ! we did not think of that moment we have a large gap between the letter of the law and the actual reality of processi
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Costa Rica has Jobs for Bi-Lingual persons

  Costa Rica has jobs for Bi-lingual Persons Costa Rica recently held the Bilingual Job Fair sponsored by CINDE the Coalition for Investment and Development Agency of Costa Rica. The following corporations with presence in Costa Rica participated in the event Ace Global, Aegis, A
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Costa Rica Global Competitiveness Rankings 2012-2013

Costa Rica Global Competitiveness Rankings The World Economic Forum released its 2012-2013 Global Competitiveness Report. The World Economic Forum describes itself as an independent international organization which is committed to improving the condition of the world. Its members R
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Costa Rica – An End to Financial Privacy

    Costa Rica – An End to Financial Privacy Costa Rica Eliminates Financial Privacy   In March of 2012 Costa Rica was the first country in Central America to sign the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax matters with the Organization for Economic
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Chapter 6 Commercial Code (SRL) Full Text Spanish

The Costa Rican Limited Liability (LLC) company is known as a Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada.   As with all corporations in Costa Rica it is governed by the Commercial Code of Costa Rica.    In the case of a Limited Liability Company it is governed by Chapter 6 of the Commercial
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