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Venezuela   34.00%
Peru   30.00%
Guyana   25.00%
Mexico   25.00%
Paraguay   15.00%
Brazil   15.00%
Bolivia   12.50%
Uruguay   12.00%
Colombia   10.00%
Panama   10.00%
Nicaragua   10.00%
Honduras   10.00%
Guatemala   10.00%
El Salvador   10.00%
Argentina   0.00%
Costa Rica   0.00%
Ecuador   0.00%
Chile   0.00%

 

 

Latin-America: Capital gains taxes (%).

In arriving at effective capital gains tax rates, the Global Property Guide makes the following assumptions:

  • The property is directly and jointly owned by husband and wife;
  • They have owned it for 10 years;
  • It is their only source of capital gains in the country
  • It has appreciated in value by 100% over the 10 years to sale
  • The property was worth US$250,000 or 250,000 at purchase.
  • It is not their sole or principal residence.


These assumptions are critical. In many countries a holding period of less than 5 years results in capital gains being taxable. But a longer holding period often results in no capital gains tax being payable. For more details see the Data FAQ


Source: Global Property Guide Research, Contributing Accounting Firms

 

 





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