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CMS GRAU

Tax

2 ranked lawyersBand 3PeruLatin America 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Well-respected international practice providing assistance to domestic and multinational clients on civil and administrative tax matters. Well versed in handling transfer pricing agreements, auditing processes, regulatory advice, VAT recovery and corporate-related taxation mandates. Routinely retained by clients from the oil and gas, mining and pharmaceutical industries. Clínica Santa Isabel, La Llave and Sierra Antapite count among the firm's new client wins.

Strengths

Clients say the lawyers' strengths are their "knowledge, creativity to develop useful solutions that do not end up in words only, and the ability to make us feel they are part of the solution we need."

Work highlights

Advised Southern Peaks Mining on applying for the VAT Early Recovery Regime related to its investments in the Ariana polymetallic exploration project in the Junin region.

Notable practitioners

César Castro Salinas acts as co-head of department and is valued by clients, who say that "he has presented many options and knows a lot about tax matters." He possesses longstanding experience advising clients on a wide range of tax matters.

Co-head of department Rolando Cevasco obtains the endorsement of clients, who say he is "very intelligent, very skilled and provides many alternatives; he has a way of planning and finding a solution that is really incredible." Other interviewees comment that he has "a lot of experience" advising clients in the oil and gas industry.

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Overview

We provide specialized tax consultancy based on economic activity, tax planning with emphasis on cross-border operations, tax advice on corporate reorganizations, and tax due diligence services. We assist our clients during the tax examination processes and lead the defense in administrative and judicial proceedings.

We are actively involved in the development of a pioneering practice in environmental taxation. We advise foreign investors in the preparation and successful presentation of regulatory proposals on tax matters that have made possible the performance of large investment both in mining and oil issues currently in operation.

We have advised in the conclusion of tax stability agreements that translate to more than US$ 10 000 MM of total investment. We advised on the application of the Agreements to avoid Double Taxation signed with Canada, Chile, Brazil, Mexico, Korea, Portugal and Switzerland, as well as Decision 578, which establishes the regime to avoid double taxation among the Andean Community countries. We advise our clients to implement the most efficient contractual and corporate structure from a tax perspective.

We perform tax audits for privatizations and acquisitions and mergers projects of banks, steel mills, industrial companies, supermarkets, mining companies, oil companies and electricity companies.

Members

Castro Salinas, César

Cevasco, Rolando

Chirinos, Carlos

Dávila, César

Kihara, Adriana

Tax Department

CMS GRAU

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Department location

Avenida Santa María 110

Miraflores

Lima

Lima

Peru

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Peru

Tax


César Castro Salinas
Band 4
Rolando Cevasco
Band 3