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Guardia, Montes & Asociados is a law firm with broad experience in providing its clients with specialized legal services, in an agile and efficient manner. We serve small, medium and large companies as well as independent entrepreneurs.

Our firm is small enough to listen to our clients, but large enough to handle their cases and any complex situation that may arise.

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Costa Rica has enacted a new statute that taxes legal entities – Statute 9428

The TAX APPLICABLE TO LEGAL ENTITIES under STATUTE No. 9428 shall enter into force on the first day of September of this year. The purpose of the new statute is collecting public funding in order to fight criminality. As it is known, this piece of statute provides the entry into force of a tax over
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Free Trade Zones

Costa Rican Free Trade Zones (FTZ), known in Spanish as “zonas francas,” offer member companies a wide range of financial incentives and benefits. FTZs are open to export manufacturing companies, export trade companies (not producers), export service companies, organizations engaged in s
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Doing business in Costa Rica

Government attitude towards foreign investment Costa Rica’s economic, political and social stability are a characteristic that has distinguished the country throughout its entire contemporary history and is one of the most important strengths that has enabled it to reach great success in alluring
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Costa Rican Statistics

Costa Rica has become an important near shore location for companies from the U.S., as well as a strategic offshore location for European companies in the dollar zone. It is geographically well situated in the middle of the Americas and can be reached easily from most U.S. cities. Every day, there a
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San José, Costa Rica San Pedro de Montes de Oca OFIPLAZA DEL ESTE, EDIFICIO C.

Tel: (506) 2280-1718

Fax: (506) 2253-6685

Apdo. 7-3410-1000 San José

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