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Incentives for Foreign Investment under Free Zone Regime
  • Nicaragua
  • 02 March 2007

Foreign investments under the free zone regime are granted several tax benefits under the Law on Industrial Free Zones for Exports. Among other things, foreign investors benefit from a total exemption from income tax for the first 10 years and a 60% exemption thereafter.

Milk Tariffs Modified to Aid Producers
  • Nicaragua
  • 06 December 2002

The government has increased tariffs on milk products through a recent ministerial agreement, in order to assist Nicaragua's struggling milk producers by reducing incentives for importers. Tariff contingencies have been established for some products in order to prevent shortages.

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