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On September 8th, the Economic Package for 2022 was introduced to the Mexican Congress. It includes a decree draft that reforms, adds and repeals several provisions of the following laws and regulations: Income Tax Law Value Added Tax Law Law of the Special Tax on Production and Services Federal Law on the Tax on New…

Dear clients and friends, On September 3, the Federal Antitrust Commission (COFECE) published the Emergency Regulatory Provisions (“Emergency Provisions”) for the processing of complaints regarding infringements to the Law for the Transparency, Prevention, and Counteraction of Unlawful Practices in Advertising Contracts (“Law on Advertising”). It should be noted that the Law on Advertising, which provides…

As a follow up to the effective Income Tax Rates for Large Taxpayers, the Tax Administration Service published on September 5th a third document with the reference standards for 79 economic activities, in addition to the 124 previously published. Such activities belong, among others, to the following sectors: Wholesale trade Retail trade Food processing Fabrication…

In order to reactivate the economy after the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as to increase the supply of housing and employment, Mexico City’s Government published an Agreement for the conversion to housing of those office spaces that are no longer in use, especially due to the implementation of remote work. The Agreement will be applicable…

Dear clients and friends, To facilitate the reporting of contracts regarding the outsourcing of specialized services or works, on August 27, the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS) implemented an online system called Informative of Specialized Services or Works Contracts (ICSOE). Through the ICSOE, providers of specialized works or services must report to the IMSS the…

Dear clients and friends, What happened at General Motors? Here is a simple explanation: The Union called for a vote to carry out the legitimization of the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA), obtaining the majority of votes. Under the USMCA, the U.S. Government filed a complaint, alleging diverse irregularities in the voting process and, as a…

On August 16, COFECE announced that it sanctioned several companies and individuals for colluding in the drug distribution market The sanctions include fines totaling 903 million 479 thousand pesos, as well as the suspension of 10 individuals who, when acting in the name and/or on behalf of the companies sanctioned, may not act as directors,…

Dear clients and friends, On August 13, the Ministry of Economy published in the Official Gazette of the Federation a new agreement for the interpretation, application, and administration of Chapters 4, 5, 6 and 7 of the USMCA (“Regulations”), regarding the following: _Rules of origin _Origin procedures _Textile and apparel goods _Customs administration and trade…

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