DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Basham, Ringe y Correa S.C.

Tax

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What the team is known for

Distinguished Mexican full-service firm boasting a solid tax controversy department. Particularly adept at assisting both domestic and international clients with matters arising with the Mexican tax authorities, including audits and administrative litigation. Also well equipped to handle tax advisory matters, advising on the design of tax structures for corporate transactions and providing day-to-day tax advice to clients.

Strengths

Praising the service, one client highlights: "They are exceptional. The firm is always committed to providing a very high standard of client service, which is demonstrated by the technical abilities of its members. There is nothing they cannot deal with."

"The recommendations issued by the firm have been essential to obtaining legal certainty in extremely complex operations that go beyond the ordinary regulatory sphere, alerting us to risks and indicating the best course of action for the projects that we have been working on," sources add.

Work highlights

Advised Toyota on securing a temporary VAT exemption in respect of the importation of certain technology and equipment into Mexico.

Notable practitioners

Alejandro Barrera Fernández benefits from solid experience assisting clients with both contentious and non-contentious tax matters. One impressed client reports: "His experience in tax matters has allowed us to understand complex situations in the simplest and most efficient way, and his advice has been precise and backed by detailed legal opinions that cover all aspects."

Department co-head Gerardo Nieto is highlighted as an expert in the tax controversy ambit. Market commentators endorse his practice in this field, with one peer declaring: "Gerardo is a true litigator." He is frequently instructed by clients to assist with audits, appeals and VAT refund matters.

Department co-head Gil Zenteno García maintains a solid reputation as a tax controversy practitioner. Peers attest to his visibility in this sphere and endorse his practice by saying: "He is very good in tax controversy matters." He is regularly sought out by clients to advise on audits and appeals before the Mexican tax authorities.

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Overview

General Overview 

Tax 

Every business plan or model must comply with domestic and international tax provisions. For this reason, Basham, Ringe y Correa, S.C. assists our clients in meeting their tax obligations, under the Law.

Aware of our clients’ concerns regarding the frequent amendments to tax provisions, Basham, Ringe y Correa, S.C. offers a wide range of tax planning services to maximize the efficiency of their transactions.

Accordingly, we relentlessly strive to find synergies between our clients’ business plans or models and the tax provisions. We know every clients expects objective advice, sound strategies and commitment from their advisors. For this reason, we offer comprehensive and innovative tax solutions.

In light of the level success Basham, Ringe y Correa, S.C. has achieved in Mexican courts. The Firm is very highly regarded among public officials, including, judges and justices from the Supreme Court.

Our tax attorneys have pursued graduate tax studies in domestic and foreign universities. Likewise, they actively participate in domestic and foreign professional associations. This blend of academic and practical experience makes them true leaders in the market.

Basham’s leadership in taxation is widely spread both nationally and internationally. For example, in 2010, the firm was recognized in the tax area as the "Best Tax Litigation Firm in Mexico" by the International Tax Review.



Clients

Aerovías de México, S. A. de C.V.

Coca Cola Export Corporation

Colgate Palmolive, S. A. de C. V.

Desarrollos Mineros San Luis, S. A. de C.V.

Goldcorp, Inc

Herbalife Inc

Minera Peñasquito, S. A. de C.V.

Petrolink Services Inc

Sumitomo de México, S. A. de C.V

Volkswagen de México, S.A. de C.V.

Industries

Aerospace & Defence

Automobiles & Parts

Chemicals

Commercial & Professional Services

Construction & Materials

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Energy

Financial Services

Food & Drink Producers

Health Care

Industrial Engineering

Mining & Metals

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Private Clients / Individuals

Real Estate

Retail

Software & Computer Services

Telecommunications

Tax Department

Basham, Ringe y Correa S.C.

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Department location

Paseo de los Tamarindos No 400-A, Piso 9

Bosques de las Lomas

Mexico City

Ciudad de México

Mexico

05110

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Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 12 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Press Release

Basham, Ringe y Correa nombra nuevos socios

Authors: Francisco Matus, Pedro Said, Eduardo Castañeda, José Massas, Fernanda Garza, Rodolfo Barreda, Guillermo Aldana, Mauricio Peña

Ranked Lawyers

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Mexico

Tax: Controversy


Alejandro Barrera Fernández
Band 2
Gerardo Nieto
Band 3
Gil Zenteno García
Band 2

Tax: Non-contentious


Alejandro Barrera Fernández
Band 2