Baker McKenzie is a leading international law firm recognised for its strong tax practice worldwide. Its tax group consists of three partners and nine other tax professionals, including tax lead Martín Barreiro.
In a recent case, the firm provided tax advice to a multinational company involved in the commercialisation of video and audio contents in Argentina. Barreiro, Juan Pablo Menna and Federico Llorente analysed the tax treaty between Argentina and Sweden.
Key clients include Mastercard, Amazon and Expedia.
Bruchou Fernández Madero & Lombardi is the Argentine member of the Taxand network and has a distinguished tax practice in Argentina.
The firm's tax, customs and foreign trade department is headed by leading tax practitioner Matías Olivero Vila and consists of four partners and 21 other tax professionals.
The firm’s client list includes corporates, financial institutions, energy and oil and gas companies. The firm has advised clients on tax litigation cases challenging the constitutionality of the minimum presumed income tax, and the safety and hygiene municipal tax.
During the research period the firm has provided Idilia Foods with tax advice on its real estate sales.
Estudio O'Farrell's tax practice specialises in the areas of litigation, local corporate tax matters and transfer pricing. The team consists of both accountants and lawyers.
The team is led by Miguel Tesón, who previously served as president of the Argentine Fiscal Association between 2012 and 2014. Key individuals in the practice also include Eduardo Baistrocchi and Carlos Repetto, who provide experience and expertise in tax and transfer pricing.
Laiún Fernández Sabella & Smudt is a boutique firm fully engaged in tax and transfer pricing. Its tax department consists of partners Fernanda Laiún and Florencia Fernández Sabella and an additional tax professional.
The firm has a wide range of experience within the tax field and advises companies seeking to analyse new business opportunities in Argentina. The firm is also noted for its tax planning practice.
Marval O'Farrell & Mairal is renowned for its expertise in M&A tax planning, transactional matters and advisory services. The firm has also acted on a number of notable litigation disputes. Some of the firm's clients include multinational companies such as SABMiller, Danone and Goodyear as well as financial institutions such as Citibank, Banco Itaú and Barclays Capital.
The firm’s tax department is led by five partners Gabriel Gotlib, Horacio García Prieto, Walter Keiniger, María Brandt and Fernando Vaquero. Up and coming members within the team include senior associates Juan Pablo Rothschild and Maria Soledad González.
Rosso Alba, Francia & Asociados is a leading boutique firm with a strong reputation in international tax, transfer pricing and tax controversy. Cristian Rosso Alba leads the department and is the leading tax adviser. The tax team consists of four partners and 11 other tax practitioners.
During the research period the firm advised Ford Motor Company on its regional tax structuring, Swedish construction company Skanska on corporate restructuring and the utility group Endesa on debt-to-equity recharacterisation controversies.
Furthermore, the firm has assisted the six largest producers of biodiesel in Argentina with their technical discussions with the tax authorities to clarify the complex tax treatment of biodiesel production and sale under the liquid oil transfer tax and the gasoil transfer tax.