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Arias

Tax

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What the team is known for

Well-recognised tax team acting across a broad range of tax mandates, including designing tax structures for acquisitions, free trade zone matters and compliance issues. Regularly provides assistance to companies with appeals before the tax authority. Impressive portfolio of domestic and international clients spans sectors such as retail, pharmaceuticals and technology.

Strengths

One client praises the accuracy of the firm's work.

Work highlights

Advised American Pacific on a number of tax matters after the client's acquisition of a mine.

Notable practitioners

Department head Evangelina Lardizábal wins recognition from sources for her activity in this arena. She assists clients with various tax matters, including M&A-related tax considerations and customs matters.

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Overview

Arias is a full-service law firm able to provide advice in over 33 practice areas; with a legal team of 39 Partners and over 130 lawyers through their 7 offices across all Central American countries, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama, and with over 78 years of experience, Arias reaffirms its commitment to continue serving clients with a strategic vision, generating value that allows clients to reach and surpass their objectives.

Our department provides tax and fiscal advice on a regular basis to clients based in Free Trade Zones of Honduras and other clients who can be beneficiaries of other special tax regimes. Among these, we have clients that manufacture or produce goods for export, and who can apply to a temporary import regime (RIT), renewable energy laws grant fiscal benefits for start-ups and there are other existing fiscal rules that benefit corporations in export manufacturing sector and other export activities, such as agribusiness. We are proud to say that we are involved in the sectors that are currently attracting most of the foreign investment to the country.

Arias Honduras office has experts particularly in free zones, customs and tax regimes as well as the renewable energy sector, which went through a recent growth period due to additional incentives granted to solar energy for the plants that first entered into production.

Tax Department

Arias

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Department location

Edificio Park Plaza local 19,

Barrio Guamilito, 5 y 6 Calle,

11 Av. N.O.

San Pedro Sula Cortes,

Tegucigalpa

Francisco Morazán

Honduras

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Honduras

Tax


Evangelina Lardizábal
Band 2