21 07, 2017

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

14 06, 2017

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

10 05, 2017

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

31 03, 2017

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,

9 03, 2017

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

30 01, 2017

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

5 01, 2017

How to Obtain a Panama Trademark

Due to its geographical position and the Panama Canal, Panama has become one of the major centers of supply of financial services, import, export and re-export of merchandise in the Western Hemisphere. For this reason, Panama has become a strategic center for registration of trademarks and a key jurisdiction to have your trademark protected. Before

14 12, 2016

Corporation Registry in Panama: Starting a Business in Panama

Panama is one of the top countries foreigners start businesses in. This is because doing business in Panama is cost-effective, safe, private and offers an abundance of business opportunities for both the full-time entrepreneur and part-time retiree. If you’re looking to start a business in Panama, there are simple, basic steps you must take. The

6 12, 2016

Obligation to keep accounting records for any legal entity, whose operations take effect outside the territory of Panama

Dear Clients: Please be advised that on October 28th, 2016, it was published in the Official Gazette of Panama, the Law 52 of October 27th, 2016, which establishes the obligation to keep accounting records to any legal person, whose operations take effect outside the territory of Panama. This includes corporations and private interest foundations. Said

7 11, 2016

Panama Residency via Friendly Nations Visa Program

If you’ve ever wanted to live in Panama, now is your chance. Since 2012, the Panama’s immigration policies have become more hospitable for foreigners looking to work and make a life for themselves and their families in Panama. The more lenient immigration policies will bring in many soon-to-be Panama citizens, which will be great for