Attorney General’s office increases fees
The Attorney General of the Republic has ordered increases ranging from RD$100 to RD$1,170 in the fees required for filing services offered to citizens. In a press communiqué, the Attorney General office announced that starting Thursday, 1 December 2016 the fees would be adjusted in compliance with an official resolution that orders the indexing of the special contribution that is paid to the Dominican Lawyers Association.
The notice explains that the adjustments will also be carried out to modernize the services to the public via their webpage and in the centers that provide services to the public throughout the country beginning on Thursday, 1 December 2016, certifications of good conduct, as well as requests for exequaturs to practice a profession will increase to RD$600. Incorporation costs for nonprofit organizations will now cost RD$2,500, nearly doubling the previous cost. Most of the funds collected will go to the Dominican Lawyers Association in fulfillment of Law 91-83.
Dec 3, 2016
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