Escalante & Asociados distinguishes itself from other legal firms in Mexico by integrating the areas of international trade and tax, considering them to be deeply linked, resulting in advisory services in both areas to understand all the possible aspects of taxation of their clients. The Firm advises its clients on the various programs of the Ministry of Economy (SF) and the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit (SHCP) in support of the industries and help them to obtain their procurement. With these programs companies can exempt or defer the payment of International Trade Tax, Value-Added Tax (VAT). Special Tax on Production and Services (IEPS), compensatory fees or access to preferential rates, with the objective of maximizing resources of its clients. The Firm has extensive experience in obtaining certifications or authorizations, as well as in the application of 1)the Decree for the Promotion of the Manufacturing Industry, Maquiladora and Export Services (IMMEX); 2) sectoral promotion programs (PROSEC); 3) certifications regarding VAT and IEPS; 4) certifications under modalities A, AA, AAA; and 5) certifications as an Authorized Economic Operator (AEO).