Archive for March, 2010

Acquisition of Call Centers & BPOs

K&C  has relationships with many small and medium size call centers and BPO companies in the Philippines including Makati, Ortigas, Manila and Fort Bonifacio. We offer brokerage services for companies interested in aquiring call centers and BPO companies in the Philippines. We will assess the value of a call center, contact center, BPO or outsourcing company, provide you with target lists and assist in the negotiating process of acquiring distress call center.

Working Visas, Investor Visas and Permanent Visas

Foreigners or non-Philippine nationals arriving in the Philippines as tourists, employees, for medical attention, investors or retirees must comply with Philippine Immigration Law which is enforced by the Philippine Bureau of Immigration. K&C assists individuals with obtaining visas and work permits with the Philippines Bureau of Immigration and the Department of Labor and Employment.

K&C will perform the following:

  • Determine appropriate type of Visa (Investor, Working, Permanent)
  • Process all documents with Bureau of Immigration (BI)
  • Process all documents with Department of Labor & Employment (DOLE)

Tax Incentives

Tax Incentives in the Philippines

Tax is always a concern for local and foreign investors.  K&C is committed to addressing risks and identifying opportunities and will assist you in choosing a tax effective structure for your company, planning your inbound investment and market entry strategy in the Philippines, and help determine your eligibility for availing of investment incentives granted under Philippine law. Some tax incentives depend on the geographic location of a business.

K&C will identify Philippines Special Economic Zones (PEZA)  and Cyber Parks where businesses and individuals are allowed to avail of special tax breaks in Makati, Manila, Ortigas, Eastwood, Cebu and Fort Bonifacio, Philippines.

Business Incorporation & Registration

Business Incorporation and Registration in the Philippines

Kittelson & Carpo Consulting provides full business incorporation and registration services to obtain all the permits and licenses needed to legally start and do business in the Philippines. We have registered over 120 foreign companies in the Philippines in the last three years, specifically call centers, BPOs, outsourcing and Web development companies. Our team of corporate, labor and tax lawyers will meet and discus your options and requirements for starting your new business in the Philippines, draft articles of incorporations and by-laws, then process all documents.

How to Register a Business in the Philippines

Doing Business in the Philippines

Companies starting or doing business in the Philippines need to perform a number of key steps to setup a company in the Philippines and start their business. Whether you are putting up a BPO such as a call center or web development outsourcing company, below are tasks you would need to accomplish to get your new company up and running as quickly and efficiently as possible.