Bolivia - Civil Law (Napoleonic)
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Bolivia taxes

This article explains the tax laws in Bolivia, you have to know about taxation for a LLC which is the most common company structure in Bolivia.

Bolivia has income tax levied remitted back distinctly than if it were earned inside the country. The prevailing rate for income earned abroad, from our research, and your results may vary, is 0%. Bolivia may have exclusions and other available benefits to transfer in offshore income from outside the country. Taxes are lower than average in Bolivia as the is 25%. This ranks Bolivia as 98th overall in terms of corp. taxation rate internationally. . .

The VAT rate in BO is 13.00%, that ranks Bolivia as 98th overall in terms of value added tax rate worldwide. In terms of other taxation, an employer will contribute 16.71% to the equivalent of a social security fund and an employee will contribute 22.21%. The overall complexity of the tax system is high. This is measured by average time to comply with a country's labor tax requirements is as it is 507hours. Contributing to this is the number of yearly labor tax payments, which is 1 in BO.

Thin cap laws are officially enacted. This refers to any type of laws on given company with respect todebt-to-asset ratios. A dividend is payments of an earnings of the business, established by the board, to a particular class of shareholders.Dividends can be either cash payments, shares of stock, or other property. The capital gains rate in BOis 0%. A capital gains tax is levied on the profits that a corporation or natural person realizes when they sell sells a capital asset for a price that is higher than the purchase price.

The interest witholding rate is estimated at 0Which means that the relevant tax authorities expects legal entities to withold 0 of money remitted abroad on interest payments. The dividends witholding rate is 0Which means that the tax authorities expects companies to automatically withhold 0 of payments offshore for on dividend payments. The royalties witholding rate 0 Which means that the tax authorities expects legal entities to automatically withhold 0 of money remitted abroad on royalty payments.
There is no known tax on wealth in Bolivia. There are inheritance taxes in Bolivia placed on an estate. There are not many widely used R&D intitiatives that provide tax incentives here.

The above is not tax or legal advice for your company's circumstances. We are able to to reference you to an accountantin Bolivia who can get you the proper advice and help you need. Want to work together? Click the free consultation button above.

It takes approximately 110 hours to file and prepare documents for a Bolivia Civil Law (Napoleonic).
The corporate tax is approximately 25% which is 98 in the world.

Owners of a company in Bolivia are not allowed to carry back a loss and may be allowed to carry forward a loss for 3 years.

The vat rate in Bolivia is 13% which ranks 73 in the world.

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RND credit
Wealth tax
Estate tax
Transfer taxes
Asset taxes
Capital duties
7Tax treaties
25%Offshore Tax
25%Corp rate
-Loss carryback years
110Corporate time
13%VAT rate
12.5%Capital gains
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Bolivia Tax Treaties

CountryTypeDate signed
DTC 2004-05-04
DTC 1994-01-14
DTC 1994-12-15
United Kingdom
DTC 1994-11-03
DTC 1976-10-30
DTC 1997-06-30
DTC 1992-09-30

Country Info

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Wuliwya Suyu (aym)
Tetã Volívia (grn)
Buliwya Mamallaqta (que)
Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia (spa)
Area Code
South America
Native Languages