Income And Complementary Tax For Expatriates In Colombia

On 10 of August 2021 start the deadline for the filing of the Income Tax for individuals (Colombians or foreigners) considered as Colombian residents according to the current tax code. To know if any individual or foreigner is considered as tax resident should accomplish the following conditions as follow: Staying continuously or discontinuously in Colombia […]

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How will the vaccine roll out in different jurisdictions impact cross-border businesses? What will professional advisors need to ensure best practice and governance are carried out?

The Colombian government declared a health emergency due to the spread of Covid-19 on March 12, 2020, which was extended until August 31, 2021. During this time, the Government has issued different decrees and resolutions establishing isolation measures and biosafety protocols that must be complied with by the country’s population. This generally includes some exceptions, […]

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Mejia y Asociados Abogados Especializados S.A.S joins IR as the exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright, Foreign Direct Investment, Real Estate and IP – Patents Member in Colombia

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Pedro José Mejía Murgueitio of Mejia y Asociados Abogados Especializados S.A.S. María has joined IR as our exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright, Foreign Direct Investment, Real Estate and IP – Patents in Colombia. Pedro is Lawyer of the Universidad San Buenaventura, with […]

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Which business sectors will be most affected by the vaccine roll out and why? Will employers be allowed to have access to this sensitive information and how will that have an impact on employment law?

Although the pandemic brought an unprecedented contraction of the Colombian economy, with a drop in GDP of 6.8% in 2020, some sectors found business opportunities such as the pharmaceutical sector with research and development of vaccines, supplies and medical services required for patient care as well as other sectors involved with funeral services, digital connectivity […]

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Establishing growth:

Why business development will be tied to the success of the Covid-19 vaccine rollout

July 2021

Universal Panacea: How will business be tied to the success of the Covid-19 vaccine? As the vaccine for Covid-19 started to roll out across the world by June 2021, professional […]

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Sotomonte, Sotomonte & Rodriguez joins IR as the exclusive Insolvency Member in Columbia

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce David Ricardo Sotomonte Mujica of Sotomonte, Sotomonte & Rodriguez. David has joined IR as our exclusive Insolvency Member in Columbia. David graduated from Law at the Externado de Colombia University, where he also specialized in Business Law. He earned a Master in […]

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Five Reasons to Invest in Colombia

Colombia has one of principal economy in Latin America and is one of the most business-friendly countries in the region. Proof of this is the entry into the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development -OECD-, which puts us at the level of Mexico and Chile: a country with better public policies, with greater confidence and […]

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Tourism Law In Colombia And The Tax Benefits

The last 31st of December 2020 the Colombia Government issued a modification of the Law 300 of 1996 through the tourism law 2068 of 2020, that has the principal purpose of promote sustainability implement mechanisms for the conservation, protection and use of tourist destinations and attractions, as well as strengthen the formalization and competitiveness of […]

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Miguel Torres Ruiz

Partner, AL Partners

Martha Stella Polo

Partner, AL Partners