Development of Export Processing Free Zones (Law No. 8-90), favors the creation of new export processing free zones and encourages the development of existing ones, through effective regulation of their operation and growth.
Development of Tourism (Law 158- 01) with tax incentives of up to 100% for poorly developed locations and new sites in provinces and regions with great potential. Reactivation and Development of Export (Law No. 84-99), with the elimination of the tax burden resulting from the payment of tariffs for materials incorporated into exported products.
Law 28-01, whereby a Special Zone of Border Development, covering the provinces of Pedernales, Independencia, Elías Piña, Dajabón, Montecristi, Santiago Rodríguez and Bahoruco, and offering tax incentives of up to 100%; as well as Law 480-08 on International Financial Zones.
Incentives for Renewable Energy and Special Regimes (Law 57-07) that encourages the development of new forms of renewable natural energy that minimize the negative impact on the environment. Grants tax incentives that encourage companies to produce energy using renewable resources.
Competitiveness and Industrial Innovation (Law 392-07), creating a specialized regulatory and institutional framework that encourages renewal, innovation and industrial upgrading, to achieve greater diversification of the Dominican productive apparatus, the industrial chain through the development of districts and industrial parks and links to international markets.
Law 150-97, on Customs Rates for Supplies, Agricultural Machinery and Equipment, which proposes to adapt the national regulatory framework to encourage the production of agricultural goods that enter domestic and foreign markets at competitive prices, which benefits natural or legal persons who import inputs, machinery or equipment to be used in the Dominican agribusiness.
Law 56-07 declares as National Priority the sectors within the textile chain, Clothing and Accessories; Fur, Manufacture of leather shoes, and creates a national regulatory regime for these industries granting special tax treatment similar to that of free zones.
Incentives to Foreign Source Pensioners (Law171-07), which sets the Residence Permit through Investment Program. Decree 950-01, allows foreign investors to obtain permanent residence within 45 days. They receive tax exoneration on home furnishings and personal property. Law 14-93. Partial Tax Exemption on Imported Vehicles. Law 168-67.
Other benefits include exonerations and tax exemptions, 50% in Tax Capital Gains, provided the annuitant is the majority shareholder of the company subject to the payment of this tax and that the company is not engaged in commercial or industrial activities.