+ On October 23, 2023, President Biden recognized Puerto Rico among the inaugural 31 national Tech Hubs.
+ This designation underpins our regional blueprint to ignite the tech sector and secure a position at the forefront of global innovation within a decade.
+ With the Tech Hubs Program’s direct investment, Puerto Rico is set to morph into a world-class innovation nexus, driving high-quality job creation and fortifying America’s workforce.
+ Puerto Rico’s tech landscape is thriving with disruptors and innovators, supported by top-tier accelerators that drove 2,679 entrepreneurs to secure $189M in investments in FY21-22.
+ Colmena66 leads U.S. Source Link for entrepreneurial support, while the Science, Technology & Research Trust invested $154K+ in tech talent development.
+ An eclectic mix of monthly meetups span blockchain, e-commerce, coding, and more, powered by a bilingual STEM workforce.
+ An influx of federal funding is transforming our infrastructure, setting the stage for a tech ecosystem that’s not just better, but future-ready.
+ The Department of Economic Development and Commerce’s $50 million initiative is crafting the “21st Century Techforce,” aiming to hone 50,000 skilled professionals in the next decade.
+ Connectivity is king, with 31 internet providers and three 5G networks ensuring you’re wired for success.
+ We’re pioneering digital assets and blockchain innovation, laying the groundwork for a robust, competitive, and advanced technology hub—home to revolutionary Blockchain applications and Web3 technology.
+ 4% fixed income tax rate on eligible income
+ 100% tax exemption on capital gains
+ 75% exemption on property tax
+ 75% exemption on municipal construction rate
+ 50% exemption on municipal license tax
+ 15-year standard tax exemption grant period, eligible for renewal
+ Up to 50% tax credit on R&D expenditures
+ World-class beaches abound
+ Puerto Rico is known for a friendly, welcoming culture
+ Live surrounded by nature and historical landmarks
+ Right in the middle of the Americas, just a short flight away from the mainland U.S.
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