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Almeida Guzmán & Asociados

Tax

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What the team is known for

Stellar boutique practice routinely acting as counsel to notable local and international clients on a comprehensive range of tax mandates. Frequently sought after to advise on tax planning and structuring for cross-border corporate transactions and reorganisations. Offers additional capabilities advising clients on transfer pricing and tax audit procedures, as well as representing them in litigation related to income tax and VAT. Routinely seen representing key clients from industries such as construction, transportation and healthcare. Best Doctors Insurance and L'Oréal are new client wins.

Strengths

An impressed client enthuses: "They are a very experienced tax firm with an enviable prestige in Ecuador and top-tier practitioners in the area. They are an expert firm with excellent advice." Another interviewee remarks: "They are a professional team who provide a high-end and personalised service. Their lawyers are experts who offer an unmatched knowledge in the field," adding that "they are one of the best law firms I have worked with."

Work highlights

Assisted Sanofi with a tax audit carried out by the Ecuadorian Internal Revenue Service related to transfer pricing.

Notable practitioners

Diego Almeida-Guzmán is held in high esteem by market onlookers for his level of activity and experience in the tax arena, with one source noting: "He is a tax expert who is able to handle complex matters to a very high standard." They go on to add: "He is one of the best lawyers we work with and he is an eminence in this field."Another source goes on to describe him as "one of the pioneers of the Ecuadorian tax market."

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Overview

Our Firm, provides legal and corporate counseling to corporations in the industrial, commerce, tourism, finance, banking, private and public construction, agro-export, technology and real estate sectors, aimed at defining optimum legal organization and operation.

Members

Almeida-Guzmán, Diego

Molina, Cesar

Naranjo, Dayana

Urizar, José

Industries

Agriculture

Banking

Commerce

Construction

Energy

Insurance

Oil & Gas

Real state

Telecommunication

Tax Department

Almeida Guzmán & Asociados

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Department location

Whymper N27-70 y Orellana

Edificio Sassari, 8th Floor

Quito

Pichincha

Ecuador

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Ecuador

Tax


Diego Almeida-Guzmán
Band 1