- THE “CAJA DEL SEGURO SOCIAL”, has rectified in their policies, and now is allowing the inscription of Family plans for new residents, as it was until November 2014, now you can enroll in the Caja Family plan and your wife and children will be covered under you.
- Many of you new to LIVING IN COSTA RICA, or that just recently MOVED TO COSTA RICA, need to know that before the 30th of September everyone with an obligation to declare income tax, has to make the declaration of business statement, this statement details the corporations and clients you have done business s with during this past fiscal year, and allows them to determine if either you or the counterpart in this case effectively declares whatever income or benefits were generated from that commercial activity between you. Please declare all your business and have the peace of mind that you will not be penalized for not disclosing this information to the tax authorities.
- For our clients that have their change of status approved, the immigration office is applying a new policy, if your previous cedula is still valid and has more than 1 month validity, you will have to wait for that old card to expire or be near expiration ( 1 month) to get the new status Dimex Card.
- If you are MOVING TO COSTA RICA, and plan to submit a residency application remember that even though the submittal of your application allows you to overstay your visa and stay here waiting for the final approval resolutions of such application, your driver’s license will not be valid after the stamp in your passport expires.
What’s the next step? You can read the basic requirements and basic information on living in Costa Rica here; you can also contact us right now and take the first step for living in paradise; or even better we can help you start your residency process right now! Don’t Wait Anymore.