Costa Rica

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Costa Rica

A popularized phrase associated with life in Costa Rica, a culturally rich Central American country with rainforests and a balmy climate, is “pura vida.” The phrase, which means “pure life” in Spanish, is one big reason why many are drawn to living their own pura vida in the country

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Costa Rica

Country Overview

A popularized phrase associated with life in Costa Rica, a culturally rich Central American country with rainforests and a balmy climate, is “pura vida.” The phrase, which means “pure life” in Spanish, is one big reason why many are drawn to living their own pura vida in the country

Location

Central America

Capital City

San José

Country Size

51,100 km2

Languages

Spanish

Currency

Costa Rica Colón

Population

5,094,118​

Why choose Costa Rica

Easy access to all of North America.

Permanent residency in three years​

U.S. dollars are widely accepted​

Rapidly developing, stable country​

Able to bring spouse and children at no additional investment cost.

Quality education and healthcare

Tax Environment

Tax Highlights

0 %
Corporate Tax Rate

.25%

of the appraised value

2.25%

Capital Gains Tax Rate

0 %
Inheritance Tax

Costa Rica has only one treaty for the avoidance of double taxation, which was signed with Spain

10-25%

Income Tax Rate

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