Tax 

Escalante & Asociados has a high degree of specialization in tax matters, with wide recognition and participation at national and international levels. The tax area of the Firm is continuously developed and updated, providing its clients with the necessary advice to comply with national and international tax regulations, seeking competitiveness, quality and efficiency in their activities businesses and structures. The Firm advises its clients in compliance with their tax obligations in a timely manner, always seeking greater efficiency in taxation-nationally and internationally - within the applicable regulatory framework, obtaining and integrating and excellent performance in the strategies that it designs and implements. Aware of the concern of its clients, derived from the constant changes in provisions that govern the tax system. Escalante & Asociados offers tax structures - national and international - that allow contributing in an efficient and proportional matter, in accordance with the current regulatory framework. The Firm offers complete and innovative solutions in the field, seeking to satisfy the expectations of each client, objective advice, flexible and proven strategies, as well as the capacity and experience of its advisors. Escalante & Asociados provide services - nationally and internationally in the areas of: 1) tax consulting; 2) tax planning and strategy; 3) corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions and 4) real estate.

Consulting & Planning

The tax planning of the Firm is always within the legal framework and allows its clients to optimize their tax burden, or obtain benefits related to the activity they develop. Likewise, the Firm offers the preparation, management and obtaining of permits, authorizations, consultations, favorable resolutions, among others, before the tax authorities and institutions, or before organizations with interference in the matter.

Management before Tax Authorities 

Escalante & Asociados offers its clients the design of legal strategies and management with tax and customs authorities, as well as institutions and organizations with interference in the matter, sponsoring and representing them in any type of procedure, mainly: reviews, requests, consultations, investigations, etc.

Real estate

Escalante & Asociados has an outstanding experience in the real estate sector, where it actively participates designing and implementing solutions throughout the real estate value chain, identifying the legal and tax advantages in each business model, anticipating and mitigating the risks inherent in the real estate operations. The Firm's experience in the sector allows it to advise its clients in all legal and regulatory aspects in all types of real estate transactions, including:
  • Planning and optimization of the tax burden, local (Local taxes on acquisition) and federal (Income Tax and Value Added Tax), derived from the different real estate transactions.
  • Legal instruments for investment and real estate development, as well as the acquisition, transfer and / or lease of real estate or real estate structures.
  • Design, structuring and implementation of credits and financing for real estate developments.
  • Due Diligence for the purchase of real estate or real estate structures.
  • Preparation, negotiation and monitoring of construction, operation and real estate management contracts.

Corporate Restructures, Mergers & Acquisitions

The Firm has extensive experience in the provision of legal advisory services, design and implementation of corporate restructuring, participating in all relevant changes or modifications within a group of companies or corporate groups, whether national or international, whose main causes and purposes are, among others: to simplify its structure, make its tax burden more efficient, allow co-investments and / or increase its productivity. Escalante & Asociados offers its clients tax consulting services in transactional and financial matters, including the implementation of sophisticated structures in order to achieve competitive, commercial, financial and fiscal advantages over its competitors.
 
In this area, the Firm has vast experience in commercial operations, both national and international, by virtue of the fact that its clients, national and foreign, have entrusted the structuring of some of its most relevant operations. Within these operations, the Firm provides its clients with tax advice related to mergers and acquisitions, spin-offs, dissolutions and liquidations of companies, as well as the incorporation of companies, advice and follow-up on corporate matters in general. Escalante & Asociados has extensive experience in conducting due diligence or purchasing audits, whether of companies, businesses or assets. The services of the Firm in this area seek to know adequately and deeply the situation of a company, business or asset at a certain date, with a specific purpose. On this point, a differentiator of the Firm is that the review process is aimed at identifying the best options, corporate and tax, for the purchase or sale of companies, businesses or assets.

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