SERVE, IP and Tax Authority and General Directorate of Corporate Services of the Ministry of Planning and Finance (MPF) met for coordination meeting

February 5, 2018, at 4:00 p.m., SERVE, IP and Tax Authority and General Directorate of Corporate Services of the Ministry of Planning and Finance (MPF), met in the respective Ministry building for a coordination meeting to discuss adjustment and changes in the Certificate of Commercial Registration and Certificates in the information system of MPF called SIGTAS, according to Decree-Law No. 34/2017. SERVE, IP represented by Florêncio Sanches, Dr. Júlio Soares and Mr. Elvis Hau, while on the part of the MPF were present DG Martinho Lopes, DN Uldarico Rodrigues, DN Dulce Santos, Mrs. Ostialina Belo and Mr. Amaro .
According to Decree-Law no. 34/2017, the words Commercial License on the certificate must be replaced by "Authorization to Exercise Economic Activity categorized by Low, Medium and High Risk".

The Low Risk Authorization certificate will not have validation anymore.

The Certificate of Medium and High Risk Authorization shall be valid for 1 to 5 years.

The commercial registration certificate will have a term of 1 year.