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PAYING TAXES ON RENTAL PROPERTIES LOCATED IN MEXICO

By Linda Neil Internet, blog sites, expat groups and Mexican newspapers are full of information about the growing problem of foreigners who are renting their homes or condominiums and failing to pay Mexican taxes. Not only is this a violation of Mexican tax law with...

September Ladies Luncheon in La Paz at Los Magueyes

The September La Paz Ladies Luncheon will be held at Los Magueyes on the corner of Allende and Guillermo Prieto in La Paz. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 @ 12 noon MENU There is no set menu this month. You will be ordering your own meal from...

International Community Foundation Accepting Donations for International Relief Fund

The International Community Foundation (ICF) is available to respond to natural disasters worldwide at the request of donors, partner organizations, and local grantees. Currently, all contributions to the International Relief Fund will aid in the recovery of the aftermath caused by the magnitude-8.1 earthquake that...

A Call to Action

As is often the case when a natural disaster strikes, the people with the least material things frequently lose the most. This is usually the case with hurricanes and earthquakes. Mexico has suffered a rash of natural disasters. We at The Settlement Company® are aware...

Open Mic Wednesday Nights at La Morante Art Bar in La Paz

There will be an Open Mic Wednesday nights at La Morante Art Bar in La Paz. The fun starts at 9:00 pm and everyone is welcome to come and join in the fun. It is a great way to meet people in La Paz. La...

Art Exhibition Opening at Casa Parra

Casa Parra presents the exhibition Isla California by Elti Alejandro Lopez. The opening is at 8 p.m. on Friday, June 30th at Casa Parra, Independencia 413 (across the street from the side entrance to the cathedral). Admission is free. There will also be a screening...

Air Travelers to Baja California Sur Increased in First Quarter of 2017

The Secretary of Tourism of BCS announced that just over 875 thousand tourists visited the State in the first four months of 2017. TBC Baja California Sur is increasingly becoming one of the most important tourist destinations in Mexico, the Secretary of Tourism for BCS...

CRIT La Paz Serving the Children of Baja California Sur

TBC I have been asked the same question several times; what is that big orange building in the La Posada area by the beach? The big orange building, shaped as a starfish, is a state-of-the-art pediatric facility that opened its doors in November 2010 to...

Red Tide Alert in the bay of La Paz

There is a red tide alert for the bay of La Paz put into effect by the State Commission for the Protection against Sanitary Risk (COEPRIS). State health authorities have decided to implement a ban on the consumption of shellfish extracted from the La Paz...

Pay Traffic Tickets Online in La Paz

The new payment method is to make the process easier and up to date. TBC While nobody enjoys paying a traffic ticket, the Municipality of La Paz has launched an online payment system to make the process as pain-free as possible. You won’t find any...