This economy profile presents the Doing Business indicators for Latvia. To allow useful comparison, it also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. The data in this report are current as of June 1, 2014 (except for the paying taxes indicators, which cover the period...
There are several legal forms for running business in Latvia. Entrepreneurs usually register the following types of undertakings: limited liability company, joint stock company, branch, representative office of foreign merchant
The most common are the limited liability company and the joint stock company. There are also the individual merchants, the general partnership and the limited partnership.
This site provides detailed summary from the World Bank of the bureaucratic and legal hurdles faced by entrepreneurs wishing to incorporate and register a new firm in Latvia.
The Corporate Tax Rate in Latvia stands at 15 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Latvia averaged 19.19 percent from 1995 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 29 percent in 1996 and a record low of 15 percent in 2002. Corporate Tax Rate in Latvia is reported by...
A guide to all forms of public and private transportation
Overview of Latvia Economy – This page summarizes Doing Business 2015 data for Latvia. The first section presents the Ease of Doing Business rank (out of 189 economies) and the distance to frontier (DTF)** measure, overall and by topic. The second section summarizes the key indicators for each topic...
The economy of Latvia is a free market economy, it is regulated by appropriate laws, protecting commercial rights, trademarks and investments;
The Ministry of Economy and business organizations have developed the annual Action Plan to Improve the Business Environment in Latvia, which has been submitted to the Cabinet of Ministers.
Latvia visa requirements for country of origin.