OBLIGATION TO ISSUE AFFIDAVIT FOR NOTARY ACTS WILL APPLY ONLY TO TRANSACTIONS OVER TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS.

OBLIGATION TO ISSUE AFFIDAVIT FOR NOTARY ACTS WILL APPLY ONLY TO TRANSACTIONS OVER TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS.

On January 25, 2018 the National Notary Department in the agreement 2018-003-006 ordered by unanimous vote of the members of the Superior Notarial Council, the modification to issue an affidavit for buying assets or properties for over $10,000.00 before a Notary. This modification is...
Nicaragua – Ministry of Government Implements Digital Platform for Online Procedures.

Nicaragua – Ministry of Government Implements Digital Platform for Online Procedures.

The Ministry of Government of the Republic of Nicaragua has recently implemented a new system of online procedures that applies to the institutions that are governed by the ministry, which are: the General Board of Immigration and Foreign Services, the General Board of Firefighters of...
Lexincorp welcomes a new associate to its Guatemala Office Gerardo José Miró Díaz-Nuila

Lexincorp welcomes a new associate to its Guatemala Office Gerardo José Miró Díaz-Nuila

Lexincorp wishes to welcome its new associate Gerardo José Miró Díaz-Nuila to it´s Guatemala office. Gerardo has a Bachelors Degree from Universidad Francisco Marroquín and a masters degree in International Business and Economic Law from Georgetown University Law Center and...
LICENSE WITH UNWAVERED SALARY FOR PERSONNEL WHO WILL PARTICIPATE IN ELECTIONS 2018

LICENSE WITH UNWAVERED SALARY FOR PERSONNEL WHO WILL PARTICIPATE IN ELECTIONS 2018

The Legislative Assembly of the Republic of El Salvador has reformed Electoral Code this last July 2017. Within this reform there are specific changes to Article 113 regulatory law with direct reference to numeral 6 of Article 29 Labor Code. This reform states that employers must grant...
TAX TO LEGAL PERSONS AND THEIR CORRESPONDING OBLIGATION TO REGISTER IN THE UNIQUE TAX REGISTER (RUT)

TAX TO LEGAL PERSONS AND THEIR CORRESPONDING OBLIGATION TO REGISTER IN THE UNIQUE TAX REGISTER (RUT)

On September 1, 2017, the new Law on Tax of Legal Persons, number 9428, came into force, and we say new, because in 2011 a first law had been approved in this regard (number 9024) that was in effect until the year 2015, when by a resolution of the Constitutional Chamber, several of its...
SOME CONSIDERATIONS ON APPROVAL OF THE LAW PROJECT FOR THE INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT OF WATER RESOURCES FILE 17.742 (02-11-2017 UPDATE)

SOME CONSIDERATIONS ON APPROVAL OF THE LAW PROJECT FOR THE INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT OF WATER RESOURCES FILE 17.742 (02-11-2017 UPDATE)

In the legislative plenary, on November 2, 2017, the substitute text file 17742 referring to the Law for the Integrated Management of Water Resources, related to a project presented in May of 2010, originated in a process of popular consultation that in accordance with the Popular...
EXTENSION OF AMNESTY PERIOD IN THE PAYMENT OF REFUNDS, FINES AND INTERESTS FOR DEBTS IN THE HONDURAN INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL SECURITY “IHSS”

EXTENSION OF AMNESTY PERIOD IN THE PAYMENT OF REFUNDS, FINES AND INTERESTS FOR DEBTS IN THE HONDURAN INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL SECURITY “IHSS”

On October 26, 2017, Decree 82-2017 was published in the official newspaper La Gaceta, through which the 12-month period that expired on October 26, 2017 was extended, for an additional period of 20 months. January 2018, term in which taxpayers in arrears, may make their payments in a...
AMNESTY EXTENSION AND TAX AND CUSTOMS REGULARIZATION

AMNESTY EXTENSION AND TAX AND CUSTOMS REGULARIZATION

On September 29, 2017, Legislative Decree No. 93-2017 was published in the Official News Paper “La Gaceta”, containing the extension to the validity of the amnesty and tax and customs regularization. In this decree the validity is extended until December 31, 2017, and from the moment...
Chambers and Partners Ranked Lexincorp as one of the best law firms in Central America

Chambers and Partners Ranked Lexincorp as one of the best law firms in Central America

Ranking institution Chambers and Partners has ranked once again Lexincorp Central American Law Firm as one of the best law firms in Central America for General Business Law. It also included the Guatemala law office as one of the best options for Corporate law and Intellectual...