The Free Enterprise Institute [ILE] is a non profit civil association that advance the values of free enterprise in Peru and is independent of political parties, business associations, unions and religious groups.
The mission is to train, research and outreach issues of public policy regarged to free enterprise system.
The ILE was founded in december 7th 1998 in Lima and its institute objectives since foundation are:
a) Training, research and disseminate principles, theories, doctrines and ideologies to promote free enterprise in Peru and the world, understood as the freedom and the right of individuals to exercise their entrepreneurial function in free markets, private property and with voluntary exchanges within a peaceful civil social order and cooperative
b) To influence public policies and national and international solutions to the economic problems of environmental, natural resource, theological, moral and others in Peru and in the World, using sound arguments and independent through rational analysis and scientific logic, showing how these are achieved in a free enterprise system for the benefit of all,
c) Fighting in the field of ideas, violence manifested in coercion, aggression, interventionism, socialism, collectivism, communism, statism, nationalism, terrorism, totalitarianism, authoritarianism and fascism as a serious threat to freedom and individual rights, and
d) Coordinate the exchange of ideas, discuss strategies, promote initiatives, promote friendship and form a network of individuals and organizations whose objectives Peruvian and foreign similar or compatible with those of the Association.
ILE is a civil association that is registered as a nonprofit at the Records Office in Lima (www.sunarp.gob.pe) on January 15, 1999, with number 11069813. ILE is exempt from payment of income tax according to Resolution of Intendency No.023- 5-033265 dated January 27, 2000. ILE's ID Tax Number is 2046083770.
The Ministry of Economy and Finance has renewed the calification of organization receiving donations from companies and individuals with Ministerial Resolution No.290-2009-EF/15 dated 17 June 2009, with the donors benefit from a tax deduction of up 10% of the income of third category.