D'Empaire Reyna Abogados is recognised as a leading firm in the Venezuelan market. Alberto Benshimol and Humberto Romero-Muci co-head the practice.
The firm advises on corporate tax matters at a national, state and municipal level. Its tax team has participated in many important tax litigations over the past few years. The firm was also part of the Venezuelan team that concluded the negotiations of the US-Venezuela tax treaty.
During the research period the firm provided advice to Zurich Venezuela in connection with the tax treatment of foreign exchange gains and losses deriving from portfolio investments located outside Venezuela. It also advised ONGC Videsh on matters related to the Venezuelan windfall tax and several local indirect tax issues.
Planincorp Consultores is a firm exclusively dedicated to tax advisory services. The firm was established in 2010 and since then it has supported national and multinational companies in managing tax obligations. The firm has two partners, Pedro Luis Sosa Velásquez and Gustavo Adolfo León Fernández. The pair both have more than 20 years of experience through professional practice in the Big 4 firms and multinational companies.
During the research period the firm has assisted clients with tax planning related to inflation adjustments. It has also advised a client on VAT related to digital sales involving several jurisdictions.
PwC has a multidisciplinary team with professionals from a legal, economics, financial, business and accounting backgrounds. The practice is led by Pedro Pacheco Rodríguez.
The firm offers services including tax advisory, transfer pricing, international tax and tax advice to foreign staff.