March 26, 2020
Panama’s Tax Authority suspends administrative proceedings due to COVID-19
Due to the “State of National Emergency” declaration because of COVID-19, Panama’s General Directorate of Revenue issued Resolution 201-2270 of 2020, which suspends administrative appeals proceedings within its jurisdiction. The suspension applies from 16 March 2020 to 3 April 2020. The Tax Authority may extend the suspension if needed.
The Resolution is aimed at preventing gatherings of people in their offices in accordance with the measures established by the health authorities.
For additional information with respect to this Alert, please contact the following:
Ernst & Young Limited Corp., Panama City
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