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Moratorium on Panama Real Estate Taxes Extended

The news is finally out. After months of back and forth on what (not) to include, Panama’s National Assembly passed Law 49, extending the amnesty on penalties and interest on back taxes of all shapes and sizes, including any outstanding property taxes, owed through December 31, 2018. So, if you own real estate in Panama…

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Panama society: wins for environmentalists and more

Read about some of the news shaping public opinion and everyday life in Panama, including some monumental wins for environmentalists and a game-changer app for the hearing impaired. In a monumental move for environmentalists, Panama’s supreme court raised doubt about the future of the country’s biggest investment in history — the copper-gold producing Cobre Panamá…

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