As we previously informed you, the State of Zacatecas enacted on December 31, 2016 a new Finance Law for the State of Zacatecas, in which it established in articles 6 to 36, diverse environmental taxes that affected the mining industry (hereinafter the “Environmental Taxes”).

Such Environmental Taxes applied to the environmental remediation during the extraction of material, emissions of gases to the atmosphere, the emission of soil, subsoil and water pollutants and waste deposit or storage.