Transfer Pricing & Tax Litigation
Rosso Alba & Rougès has a unique interdisciplinary team comprised by lawyers, accountants and economists to advise multinational enterprises in transfer pricing controversies, annual reporting, Country by Country report, Master File and supporting documentation. This tax practice group has been consistently ranked tier 1 over the years by the major tax specialized magazines. Team members have been called to deliver expert´s opinions at the OECD (BEPS´ action plans), the IADB, the Argentine Congress, as well as major US and Latin American universities. This team has also litigated a significant number of the transfer pricing leading cases decided over the last fifteen years or so.
Our team litigates complex tax matters before the Argentine Revenue Service, the Federal Tax Court, The Federal Court of Appeals and the Federal Supreme Court.
Our M&A specialists have extensive experience in assisting companies with all legal and tax features related with corporate and commercial transactions. Our range of services start identifying the best alternative for the transaction and optimizing its structure. It also includes advancing due diligence work and addressing all relevant matters with regulatory, antitrust and other relevant authorities as well as producing legal and tax advice for the time after closing.
At Rosso Alba & Rougès, we have built extensive know-how in supporting tax directors, managers and other financial professionals in assessing the tax impact of business decisions, acting as firsthand resource and liaison for Companies’ tax departments in the structuring of investments and operations allowing clients to avoid potential pitfalls associated with the tax frameworks and practices in the different jurisdictions.
Private Clients & Family Office Service
Our services for high net-worth families (HNWF) and individuals (HNWI) cover and introduce a wide range and variety of Multi-Family services tailored to the needs of each specific client: business owners, corporate executives, entertainers and professional athletes.
International trade and customs law
Rosso Alba & Rougès knowledge on customs regulations and opportunities through the markets in Argentina, together with our customs long term practical experience, enables us to offer original solutions designed to expand opportunities, increase competitiveness, and make import and export businesses more profitable as well as certain. Said expertise encompasses the knowledge of applicable domestic regulations and practices, including tax holidays and special import/export regimes, draw-back regimes and the use of domestic free-trade areas (FTAs).
The Firm has a wide range of expertise in public procurement, bid processes, public works and infrastructure concessions, government contracts, and the zoning, planning and economic regulation of industries and utilities.
International Tax & Permanent Establishments (ITP)
In Rosso Alba & Rougès we develop comprehensive cross-border tax strategies identifying critical features associated with the interphase of two or more taxing systems and the potential pitfalls connected with them leading to multiple taxation, whether by means of timing or characterization issues, or by means of the overlapping of local tax laws and the inadequate use of tax treaty advantages. Our experts’ in-depth knowledge and experience of the rules and practices in the area of international taxation and treaties allows the Firm to offer its clients a comprehensive understanding of all tax protection alternatives according to international tax rules as well as state-of-the-art solutions for cross-border investments and operations across Latin America, into Latin America or from Latin America
The Firm represents almost all the relevant companies in the industry in their daily operations and in local and cross-border M&A transactions. We have been involved in joint ventures and reorganizations.
We advise our clients in all stages of the process, from the filing of the claim or its response, raising of previous exceptions, production of the evidence, preparation of allegations, appeals, enforcement of judgments, settlements, proposals regarding fees and coasts, etcetera. We also have experienced and prestigious technical consultants who assist us when the conflict requires it.
Labor and Social Security Law
Our Labor Law & Social Security Department is comprised of specialists who focus their practice on legal advice on labor law matters.
We have extensive experience serving national and international companies across all sectors. We help our clients identify contracting types according to their needs and draft work contracts of all kinds. We advise on compensation plans and incentives; we participate in the development of internal regulations adapted to Argentine legislation; and we advise and accompany clients in the application of disciplinary sanctions.
Our comprehensive Real Estate services involve a complete Real Estate Tax Planning advisory experience, since the short, medium, and large-scale portfolios projects and investments are driven by well-planned tax strategies to achieve tax efficiency based on the use of tax benefits and incentives and the optimization of the tax burden, while analyzing competitive rental rates, transactions, and prices.
Foreign Exchange and Capital
Our Foreign Exchange Law department has extensive experience advising local and
international clients, particularly from a precautionary point of view. Our specialty is focused on the exchange regulations applicable to financial, commercial and foreign trade
operations of goods and services, as well as the requirements and exchange criminal
proceedings that the Argentine Central Bank (BCRA) may initiate.
White Collar & Corporate
The Firm represents local and international clients in a wide array of criminal matters, both
as defense counsel and private prosecutor.
Our team also specializes in preventive criminal advice, including compliance programs,
due diligence and other strategies aimed at limiting secondary implications of criminal