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Puerto Rico hopes to hold on to medical manufacturers

Renata Sago Dec 29, 2017
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Puerto Rico hopes to hold on to medical manufacturers

Renata Sago Dec 29, 2017
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The new U.S. tax law will put an end to Puerto Rico’s longtime status as a tax shelter for U.S. multinational companies. Companies will now have to pay 12.5 percent on what they make on the island. One-third of Puerto Rico’s tax base now comes from medical manufacturers. If they flee, it would mean more damage for the island’s fragile economy.

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