The Venezuelan Government announced the increase of the Tax Unit in 69,5%, effective on March 1st., 2017.
The new Tax Unit increases as well the Official Fees for Intellectual Property Rights for foreign owners in the same percentage, as follows:
Official Fees to be paid in US Dollars to the Venezuelan PTO are based on an official exchange rate of 1,00 USD / 10,00 VEB.
Important Note: a possible devaluation of the Venezuelan currency could reduce proportionally the Official Fees.
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