Traducir en Mexico
Thread poster: BorisPuig
BorisPuig
Spain
Local time: 23:05
German to Spanish
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Feb 3, 2004

Apreciados traductores y traductoras,

Les estaria muy agradecido si algun traductor/a me pudiera ayudar. Quisiera saber que tipo de requisitos tendria que presentar para poder ejercer la traduccion en Mexico. Me refiero a documentos legales y requisitos economicos, en casa que decidiera probar suerte en Mexico durante una larga temporada.
Soy un recien licenciado español. Si alguien conoce de algun caso de lagun amigo o conocido , le agradeceria que me lo comunicara.

Muchas gracias


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Lesley Clarke  Identity Verified
Mexico
Local time: 16:05
Spanish to English
work in Mexico Feb 3, 2004

Well, the most important thing, that you need to work in Mexico is a work permit (FM3). I can't say how hard that is to get as I was already the mother of a Mexican when I applied, but I believe you'd need to be able to prove that you are a fully trained translator by profession.

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Once you have the work permit then you can get a tax number, without a tax number you wouldn't get much work.
Legal translations: each state has its own competitions for "peritos". In Mexico City these competitions are few and far apart. But you can work for agencies. As anywhere it takes a year or two to get started.


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Laurent Slowack  Identity Verified
Local time: 16:05
Member (2004)
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Working in Mexico Feb 3, 2004

1- The FM3 issue: not easy, if you are to work on your own. I understand that most people who get it work in a company over here that settles the matter for them.
2- Getting registered as a certified translator varies from State to State.
3- Working over the Internet with the tourist visa in your pocket is of course a start out. But you need to foresee what kind of invoices you can offer to your clients.


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Juan Jacob  Identity Verified
Mexico
Local time: 16:05
French to Spanish
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FM3 y otros. Feb 3, 2004

Redundando: para conseguir el FM3 de marras, debes ser contratado por una empresa, hasta donde sé, y eso no es fácil. Trabajar por tu cuenta en México me parece poco menos que imposible, a menos que, como recomienda el colega, consigas fácilmente una visa de turista (creo que por tres meses), y así lo vayas renovando, pero teniendo que salir del país. Se plantea además el problema de la facturación... ¿cómo hacer para cobrar?
Acción extrema: casarte con una mexicana, pero eso...

Mucha suerte de todos modos.

Juan, México.


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