September 24, 2020
Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | Latin America ‘nearshoring’ webcast series: Panama session (10 am ET)
As companies evaluate their global supply chains in light of recent disruptions, there is heightened interest in the concept of “nearshoring,” i.e., the transferring of a business operation to a nearby country from a more distant one. Specifically, in the North American and Western Hemisphere markets, there is renewed interest in exploring potential locations in Latin America for a range of corporate functions – from shared services to regional headquarters to logistics and manufacturing. Across the region, a range of incentive regimes exist to help businesses address nearshoring issues related to real estate, energy, customs duties and requirements, job training and income tax.
To provide information and help answer questions about nearshoring in Latin America, EY is sponsoring a series of webcasts featuring our local country professionals. We will kick off the series with a session on Panama. Subsequent sessions will focus on Mexico, Costa Rica, Colombia and others.
Topics will include:
Date: Wednesday, 21 October 2020
Time: 10:00-11:15 a.m. EDT New York
Registration: Register for this event.
Special guests from the Panamanian Government
Panelists from EY:
CPE credit offered: 1.4. Recommended field of study: Taxes. Learning objective: Discuss trends and tax considerations related to supply chain resilience in Asia-Pacific. This intermediate level, group internet-based course has no prerequisites or advanced preparation. Final CPE award to be based on content, polling and length of participation. See CPE FAQ for more information.
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