Our Firm provides tax advisory services in connection with the full range of activities of our clientele, including the design and implementation of tax efficient structures for the full-array of domestic and cross-border transactions, including, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, capital markets and lending.
Our tax team has ample experience in advising large multinational groups, as well as providing consultancy and estate-planning services to individuals. Our tax group has profound expertise across multiple industries and sectors, including oil and gas, and infrastructure.
In addition to tax advisory services, we handle tax controversy and tax litigation, and have been successfully involved in several high profile “bet the house” cases.
Our tax team includes leading prominent lawyers and accountants, thereby allowing our Firm to truly offer a full-service, ”one-stop-shop” solution when it comes to taxation.
Our Firm was recognized by International Tax Review (ITR) (www.internationaltaxreview) and TP Week as “Best Newcomer in the Americas” as part of its Americas Tax Awards 2015.
Chambers and Parters describes our tax practice as:
“Heavyweight transactional firm with a renowned tax practice group. Accomplished bench of practitioners offers expertise across a variety of advisory tax mandates, standing out in the market for counselling clients on tax-efficient structures for big-ticket corporate and financial deals in tandem with its strong M&A and financial services departments. Client roster includes private equity firms, pension funds and investment funds active in an array of sectors such as real estate, energy and hospitality.”
“Market-leading tax advisory department regularly called upon to assist with tax structuring for high-value transactions. Fields a deep bench of practitioners experienced in designing efficient structures for a range of matters, including multi-investor funds, IPOs and acquisitions, boasting further capabilities in advising on the tax aspects of corporate restructuring. Benefits from stellar transactional practices in M&A, finance and real estate.”
Clients mentioned to Chambers and Partners Latin America (www.chambersandpartners.com) the following:
“They have specialised knowledge of tax law and the team works in a very coordinated and organised manner. It is easy to get hold of them and we feel confident giving them new matters; they are dynamic and constructive lawyers who make us feel supported.”
On it side, The Legal 500 (www.legal500.com) mentions:
“Arguably the most notable new trend [in the Mexican tax sector] is the decision of full service firms to invest in significant transactional tax practices… Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez, S.C. [is] at the forefront of this curve…”
“Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez, S.C.’s development of a substantial transactional tax practice in little more than a year is a notable development in the sector.”
‘Creel’s tax lawyers act as an integrated team with key members of client staff. Regular status updates by phone and email and immediate contact when key developments happen. Strong negotiation skill and comfort with settlement situations. Keen awareness of corporate head office needs to demonstrate appropriate management of the particular client matter: awareness either by having worked in a corporate office setting; or constantly asking the client what additional information is needed from the firm to demonstrate appropriate management of the particular client matter.’