Chicago-based Human Capital Business Resources Group Inc. announced Tuesday it is now duly authorized to do business as a foreign corporation in Puerto Rico and will be providing professional employer organization services, payroll and tax compliance solutions.
As such, HCBR Group provides bilingual HR services for both Puerto Rican businesses and U.S. businesses with operations in the Commonwealth.
A wide range of industries, from staffing, pharmaceuticals, agriculture, tourism and hospitality, are exploring business operations in Puerto Rico due to the financial benefits including cost-effective labor and tax exemptions. In addition, Puerto Rico serves as a connector between the United States and the Caribbean, opening doors to do business in other emerging countries.
“We’ve been hearing from our clients and prospects increased interest to do business in Puerto Rico,” said Shari Morris, international programs sales manager, HCBR Group. “It was a top priority for us this year to expand our services and support to the Puerto Rican market. We are proud to be one of the few U.S. HR services providers able to provide corporate business solutions there.”
HCBR Group provides global HR solutions to help ensure companies and their global employees are equipped with everything needed to succeed abroad. HCBR Group offers HR Services, including human resource outsourcing platforms, administrative services outsourcing plans and professional employer organization plans; recruiting services, including direct hire solutions, temporary employment, background screening and employee assessment; international solutions, including global HR services, global recruiting, expatriate demobilization and more; and online software for handling payroll, time and attendance, workers’ compensation claims, employee electronic onboarding, benefits plans and tax services.