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Opening a Corporate Bank Account in Panama for Your Panama Company or Foundation

You’ve just made it through the process of setting up a company or foundation in Panama. You’re excited to start business. What will happen to the money that you’ll make? How will you reinvest your profits into your Panamanian company or foundation? You’ll need to open a corporate bank account. Since your business has been

Taking Over the Resident Agent Duties of Existing Panama Companies or Foundations

Are you happy with your company’s or foundation’s resident agent? Does he or she show incompetence concerning various business law topics or has a history of bad communication skills that have led to disastrous lawsuits filed against your company? The legalities concerning the proper functioning and responsibilities of an international company are even more complex.

Advantages of Offshore Banking

The term offshore banking can cause a different reaction in different people, based on their experiences with the industry. For the Average Joe, offshore banking may seem shady and illegal, especially since it’s featured as such in plenty of movies and other pop culture mediums. To a person educated in the ways of finance, the

The Different Roles within a Panama Private Interest Foundation

Understanding how a Panama Private Interest Foundation (PIF) works requires an understanding of the different roles that play a part in the setup and continual operation of the foundation. The largest difference between a PIF and another type of offshore company is that a private foundation is not allowed to engage directly in commercial activities.

Benefits of Registering Pleasure Vessels in Panama

Nothing is more relaxing than sailing (or motoring) into the sunset on your yacht or private boat. Whether you’re enjoying retirement or you’re enjoying a long vacation or free time on a business trip, boating can be a peaceful escape. Unfortunately, many countries have complicated rules, requirements and regulations to register a pleasure vessel. There

Panama Immigration Options

Panama continues to be one of the easiest countries to migrate to. It has a growing economy that is one of the highest in central and south America. The economy has also become relatively stable with the help of the government investing in job and business growth. Panama’s economic growth has caught the interest of

Panama’s 2017 Economic Growth Rate Expected to Be the Highest in Latin America

If you have any reservations about retiring, starting a business or opening an offshore company in Panama, the news below may be what you’ve been waiting for. Investing in Latin American countries has been risky. There has been slow job growth, high unemployment, political upheaval and corruption and struggling economies mired in debt. However, in

What is a Panama Pensioned Visa and How Do I Obtain One?

Looking for an unconventional retirement in another country? Why not look into retiring in Panama? All you need is a Panama Pensioned Visa. There are many benefits to enjoy with a Panama Pensioned Visa, including: Tax breaks and exemptions on real estate and household goods Discounts on hotel stays, air travel, restaurants, transportation, utility bills,

Ways to Use a Panamanian Foundation to Protect Your Assets

If you’re reading this, you likely have or are considering some offshore business investment in Panama. In recent years, business owners of both large multi-national corporations and those looking for a stable, business place to launch their start-up, have flocked to Panama. It is always wise to invest in one’s future. For some savvy international

What to Look for in a Panama Law Firm

Panama has emerged as one of the highest rated financial hubs in Latin America, attracting international corporations and start-ups. It is also a popular trade spot with ships and supplies frequently coming in and out of the harbors. Business opportunities abound in Panama. If you’re looking to expand your global company or start a new