December 16, 2019
Costa Rica requests comments on proposed Authorized Economic Operator Regulation
On 6 December 2019, Costa Rica’s Ministry of Finance and the Customs General Directorate requested comments on a newly released draft of the Authorized Economic Operator Regulation. Commenters have 10 business days (i.e., until 19 December 2019) to submit comments or recommendations about the draft.
The new regulation proposes new benefits for companies that are already certified as an Authorized Economic Operator (AEO), and those seeking certification.
According to Article 12 of the regulation, AEOs may claim the following benefits:
For additional information with respect to this Alert, please contact the following:
Ernst & Young, S.A., San José, Costa Rica
Ernst & Young LLP (United States), Latin American Business Center, New York
Ernst & Young LLP (United Kingdom), Latin American Business Center, London
Ernst & Young Tax Co., Latin American Business Center, Japan & Asia Pacific