Provided by Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen
We have a strong and highly experienced group of tax experts that are extremely versed on tax planning, both on Argentine tax legislation and on international transactions, and we offer a broad array of practice in cases involving federal, provincial and municipal taxes.
We play a major role in tax planning and negotiating many of the most important M&A transactions and other cross-border transactions as well as in designing and implementing tax-free corporate reorganizations and transfers of assets.
We advise our clients on all kinds of customs matters, in many cases in coordination with our International Trade practice group. Such advice includes regulatory matters, administrative and judicial proceedings, strategic operations, advice on national regulations and international treaties, duty issues and import restrictions.
Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen's significant tax team is frequently retained to provide tax consultancy services and deal with contentious proceedings. Represents clients in administrative and judicial litigation across Argentina, as well as keeping clients abreast of regulatory tax developments and incentive schemes. Expertise in transfer pricing, double taxation and indirect tax matters stands out. Noted activity counselling energy and natural resources companies.
A interviewee reports that department co-head and leading practitioner Manuel María Benites is "an excellent professional." A peer also singles him out as "an important figure and a reference in Argentina's tax market." Manuel María Benites offers expertise in administrative tax litigation procedures, as well as advisory matters relating to debt capitalisations and reorganisations. He is also frequently instructed by companies to advise on transfer pricing matters.
Department co-head Luis Marcelo Núñez focuses his practice on tax-related disputes and garners praise from a client who appreciates his "very good advice" in tax-related matters. Luis Marcelo Núñez is frequently sought out by clients to advise on contentious cases related to value-added and income tax, with a peer confirming: "He is a great professional."