El Salvador

World Tax Reviews


Arias Guatemala provides services in tax compliance, advice, planning, due diligence, litigation, and transfer pricing. The Arias’ group maintains a total of five offices across the Central America. Partner Luis Barahona heads the local department.

During the research period, Arias’ Guatemala team has been very active n corporate tax matters in the areaWork includes assisting clients with fiscal processes, tax compliance, tax optimization to better use benefits offered in the area, and litigation services. Due to the sensitive nature of these matters they remain confidential. 

Consortium Legal

Consortium Legal El Salvador specializes in local and international tax advisory. The group is a part of the regional full-service business firm, Consortium Legal. The group regularly defends clients in cases that set standards and court precedents in El Salvador. Moreover, the team has experience in finance in order to provide tax assistance across a range of transactions and advisory matters.


Deloitte Central America is a full-service tax practice, with professionals who act as tax advisors specializing in key Central American markets. The team provides tax compliance services, transfer pricing documentation, as well as preparation of Master files. The firm remains committed in specializing in the main industries of the region by expanding their services portfolio to fit client needs. The firm has also implemented technological platforms to ensure the exchange of client information remains secure and confidential. 

Over the research period, Deloitte has been active in tax and transfer pricing matters throughout the region. The firm assisted a fruit producer with transfer pricing matters related to price adjustments and cost recognition. The firm designed a new policy aligned with the arm’s length principal compliance. The firm also advised an educational institution on a rent capitalization model to better comply with local transfer pricing policies.

García & Bodán

García & Bodán’s tax practice has a presence in Honduras, Nicaragua, EL Salvador, and Guatemala. The group has an aptitude for tax planning, litigation, and transactions. The firm specializes in a number of industries including energy, mining, telelcommunications, oil & gas, industrial retail, agriculture and finance.

During the research period, the García & Bodán team was active n the region in several tax matters. Due to the nature of these matters, they remain confidential.

Client feedback

They always provide response to our calls, we can almost say they assist us 24/7. They explain every detail we need, and offer several options to solve any matter.

They have been very diligent in giving me a quick and correct response in tax matters.

We received a solid advice, in a rapid manner, and with a good recomendations with detailed step by step process on how to proceed. García & Bodán has outstanding advisors on the matter.”

Grant Thornton

Grant Thornton El Salvador is a part of the Grant Thornton global network of over 50,000 professionals in more than 140 countries. The firm provides services in tax, transfer pricing, accounting, consulting, and auditing services. With such a large global network, the firm often handles matters for large multinational companies seeking overseas cooperation.

Over the research period, Grant Thornton El Salvador has been active n both tax and transfer pricing matters in the region. Due to the sensitivity of these matters they remain confidential.

Client feedback

Experts in inspection processes, anticipation of any tax issue, extensive knowledge and experience to solve tax problems.

Knowledge, Proactivity.”

They are a team of reliable professionals, academically prepared with a lot of experience in the area they operate, which allows us to obtain quality service, punctuality, and reliable results from the firm.

“Quick response to reuqest, innovation in the way they face controversys emitted by revenue service authorities, its team is always working on new solutions, challengin status quo.”

Knowledgeable, professional, and punctual in their answer.