Ecuador: a country offering a variety of key exports

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Why Ecuador?

Ecuador, is a country in northwest South America with a population of around 16.6 million. Oil, mining, food processing, textiles, chemicals and tourism are among the key sectors of the Ecuadorian economy. Major exports include oil, bananas and flowers. Ecuador has suffered some challenging times but planned changes to the private sector aim to boost the economy, increase productivity, create quality jobs and ultimately promote investment and development opportunities for this oil rich country.

Our core areas of expertise

TMF Group has been established in Ecuador since 2006, as a result of the acquisition of Ernst & Young outsourcing departments. During this time we have been the leading provider of accounting, tax compliance, human resources, payroll, executive search and the management of legal entities, servicing both local and global customers.  We are an active member of the American Chamber of Commerce.

TMF Ecuador has a solid team of professionals that include public accountants who are part of the Public Accountants College of Pichincha. We are experts in Ecuador, assisting local and international clients with financial, legal, HR and payroll services. We can help get your business set up, provide a single point of contact and take care of those non-core elements that keep your business moving, allowing you to focus on what you do best: selling your products and services.

Having a local team of specialised experts allows us to serve clients across different industries, by providing flexible and customised solutions suited to their needs.  Your company will benefit from TMF Group's global network of offices with strong local market knowledge as well as our global portfolio of services.

TMF Ecuador serves over 30 multinational companies that are active in various different industries including pharmaceutical and telecommunications. You can count on us to preserve and protect the good legal standing of your Ecuadorian company.

At TMF Ecuador we adhere to the highest international standards of Information Security Management as we operates under ISO 27001 and International Standard on Assurance Engagements (ISAE) 3402 certifications.

Our full range of services include:

  • Accounting and Tax services: We take care of local statutory bookkeeping, full consolidated accounts and management reporting to relevant local and international standards. We also help you manage your tax and reporting obligations.
  • Global Entity Management services: We provide support at every stage of your business lifecycle. Our multi-disciplinary expertise - in corporate secretarial, regulatory compliance, fiduciary services and more - is your outsourced answer to managing and maintaining entities across borders.
  • Governance services: We help you stay compliant, manage your risk and regulatory obligations, including your local legal requirements for Common Reporting Standard (CRS), Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), Know Your Customer (KYC), CbCr notification, Master File / Local File and Ultimate Beneficial Owner (UBO) register. 
  • HR and Payroll services: We help you to apply and implement international policies in employment contracts and handbooks, and pay your staff in compliance with local law.

If you’d like to find out more about TMF Ecuador and how we can help your business, please contact us.

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