Dominican Republic

World Tax Reviews

Canahuate Rouchès

Based in Santo Domingo, Canahuate Rouchès is a small firm specialised in tax planning and advising with an emphasis in all matters before the tax administration. Juanita Canahuate and of-counsel Francisco Canahuate are the key figures at the firm.

The team’s recent experience included work in different aspects of corporate and controversy taxation. Over the research period, the firm advised domestic and international companies in complex tax matters across different sectors. All the names of the clients remained confidential. 

Client feedback  

“It was my first time using Canahuate Rouchès. I had an excellent experience. They were very diligent, quick to follow up and solve problems.” 

“We have worked with it several times because it is a very good boutique firm. They are very knowledgeable. I would recommend the firm.”  

KPMG Dominicana

KPMG Dominicana has a strong reputation in corporate, transactional and international tax. Senior manager Dario Arias and manager Carlo Mercedes are the key figures at the firm. The tax team is recognised for advice regarding Dominican fiscal incentives and preferential tax regimes. Moreover, the firm developed a leading technology platform with a variety of tax tools. 

Over the research period, the firm worked on the tax aspects of number of deals, all confidential. 

In 2018, the firm made the addition of senior supervisor Michael Woessner and senior Manuel Santos. Woessner left EY Chile and Santos came from Legalserv EIRL. The firm lost senior Vera Crespo who went to Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández and senior Stephanie Felix.  


OMG’s tax team excels in income tax and VAT. In addition, the firm is active in corporate and transactional tax. Ana Isabel Taveras Lois is the director if the tax group. She has extensive experience in tax, analysis, design and the implementation of efficient solutions from a tax perspective. The team represents domestic and international clients in a variety of sectors. 

Over the research period, the group worked on different tax matters. Key clients include Altice Carribean and Cristobal Colon. Other matters remained confidential.