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ProdensaNov 16, 2019 12:46:00 PM1 min read

El Buen Mexicano: The new fiscal reform from the Mexican IRS

Are you aware of the new fiscal reform? We explain to you in a few steps how to keep your fiscal operation compliant.

In September 2019, the Mexican IRS established a new program called “El Buen Mexicano”. This program consists in a Decalogue of good practices in fiscal matters, and require companies to ensure their ecosystem is compliant with the IRS Reform.

The Ten Commandments of “El Buen Mexicano”

  1. I can be reached, at the addresses that I have registered at the IRS.
  2. I am always compliant and up to date with my tax obligations.
  3. I am responsible for my fiscal situation and shall check-in with the IRS periodically.
  4. I am honest in relation to all income, expenses that I declare, and use lawful sources of financing.
  5. I shall report any illegal activities to the IRS.
  6. I am responsible to ensure that I, or my organization doesn´t do business with companies that are on “The Blacklist”.
  7. I verify the existence of the fiscal address of my suppliers.
  8. I shall ensure that my Outsourced Human Resource partner complies with applicable laws and regulations..
  9. In the event I use imported goods, I am responsible to ensure the goods were imported legally.
  10. I shall implement procedures to ensure my company is compliant with “El Buen Mexicano” program.



Mexican Fiscal Reform is a serious matter. Here at Prodensa we can help you become “El Buen Mexicano” and be compliant.

Our expert audit team can train and provide corrective actions on any non-compliant issues. Prodensa State of the Art compliance system will keep your organization on track and provide you with a “Live” dashboard providing a status of all your trading partners.

Strategic knowledge and a culture of innovation are the basis of the accomplishments and solutions we have shared with over  700 clients among a broad field of industries.

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