Law Firm in Manila and Cebu, Philippines

Carpo Law & Associates is a full-service law firm located at Bonifacio Global City in Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines. The firm engages in corporate, tax, labor, and real estate law for foreign and local companies and individuals doing business in the Philippines. We work with small, medium sized, and multinational companies to advise on inbound foreign investment. Our lawyers have in-depth understanding of incorporation and company formation given the restrictions of foreign ownership and certain tax incentives.

NEWS & UPDATES

House consolidating 4 bills on ease of doing business (3.24.17)

The House committee on trade and industry has begun deliberations on four measures to promote ease in doing business in the country through the establishment of a national policy and the creation of a commission to carry… <read more>

PCC backs lifting of foreign equity cap (3.16.17)

The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) supports initiatives in Congress to lift the foreign equity cap on industries such as telecommunications and transportation, saying provisions in the Public Service Act (PSA) are antiquated. <read more>

Thousands of burdensome gov’t rules under review (3.16.17)

Thousands of government rules and regulations considered “burdensome and unnecessary” are being reviewed by the National Competitiveness Council (NCC) <read more>

BoI sets guidelines for Duterte-approved investment priorities (3.7.17)

THE Board of Investments (BoI) is now finalizing the general policies and specific guidelines for implementation of the 2017 Investments Priorities Plan (IPP) just approved by President Rodrigo Duterte. <read more>