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Thursday, 22 September, 2022

Infographic on Customs and International Trade

Given the proliferation of generalized investigations on the veracity of prices in imports or exports carried out through intermediaries linked abroad, we bring you some precisions. MORE

Tuesday, 20 September, 2022

BCRA: Soybean Dollar, One of Lime and One of Sand

The BCRA prohibits legal entities benefiting from the "Soybean Dollar" from accessing the free exchange market to buy "Dollar Savings" and to operate with securities (MEP Dollar and counted with settlement). MORE

Monday, 19 September, 2022

Payment of Services Abroad

Services provided by non-residents may be paid for through the foreign exchange market ("MLC"), even if the resident does not have a quota of imports of services available, in the following cases. MORE

Monday, 19 September, 2022

Subsidies vs. Dollar Savings and Operations With Securities

The BCRA prohibits beneficiaries of subsidies to gas, electricity and water tariffs - as long as they enjoy these benefits -, access to the exchange market to buy "Dollar Savings" and to carry out certain operations with securities (such as MEP Dollar and cash with settlement). MORE

Wednesday, 14 September, 2022

Imports: BCRA Extends Restrictions

The BCRA extended until 31/12/22 the restrictions of Com "A" 7532 for the payment of imports of goods by the planned exchange market. MORE

Friday, 9 September, 2022

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Unanswered Electronic Citation Can Result in a Fine

Our partner Renato Franco de Moraes collaborated with an article in Valor Econômico that alerts public and private, medium and large companies, about the importance of registering in the Judicial Electronic Domicile (DEJ) system as of the 30th. MORE

Monday, 5 September, 2022

Sanitary Directive is Modified

The Administrative Directive that regulates the provisions for the surveillance, prevention and control of the health of workers at risk of exposure to COVID-19 at work and on the basis of which companies prepare and implement their surveillance, prevention and respective control plan is modified. MORE

Monday, 5 September, 2022

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Legal Management Postgraduate Program

We are honored to announce the start of the second version of the Legal Management Postgraduate Program, a course designed by PPO Abogados in collaboration with the Universidad Católica Boliviana; thanks to this collaboration, PPO's professionals will provide instruction in seven specialized courses. MORE

Friday, 26 August, 2022

STJ and Director Compensation: What Has Changed?

In yet another Tax Talks, tax lawyers Gabriel Bonilho and Luca Salvoni talk about relevant points of the STJ's judgment that decided that it is possible to deduct from the tax base of corporate income tax of variable amounts paid to directors. MORE

Thursday, 25 August, 2022

Internal Training on Bankruptcy

On August 24, we held an internal training on Bankruptcy, basic notions and practical tools to deal with companies in the insolvency zone or going through a bankruptcy process. MORE

Tuesday, 23 August, 2022


Once again, Santiváñez Abogados receives the recognition of "Highly Recommended" by Latin Lawyer. MORE

Wednesday, 17 August, 2022

Company Can Deduct From IR Payments to Administrators and Directors

Tax lawyers Luca Salvoni and Gabriel Baccarini collaborated with Valor Econômico on an article about the decision of the 1st Panel of the STJ that authorized the deduction of amounts paid to administrators and counselors and may lead to a new rush of taxpayers to the judiciary. MORE
Wednesday, 17 August, 2022

New Infractions Regarding Labor Outsourcing

On Wednesday, August 17, Supreme Decree No 015-2022-TR was published, which modifies the Regulations of the General Labor Inspection Law (RLGIT), approved by Supreme Decree No 019-2006-TR, modifying and incorporating new infractions of a serious and very serious nature in terms of labor intermediation and outsourcing, within the framework of the modifications to the Regulations of Law No 29245 and Legislative Decree No 1038, which regulate outsourcing services, made by the Supreme Decree No 001-2022-TR. MORE

Friday, 12 August, 2022

Uses of the Premium in the Placement of Shares

When a capitalization is carried out in a company, it is usual for the issued shares to be for a value greater than the nominal value; this difference between the price and the nominal value is what is called the share placement premium. MORE

Thursday, 11 August, 2022

Bill: Tax Reform for Equality and Social Justice

The new government filed before Congress a new bill for the Tax Reform, and we present an executive summary of the project. MORE

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