The complexity that is the hallmark of each country’s tax system is the result of continuing reforms, the constant evolution of tax and economic policies, fiscal needs, and harmonization with regional trends.
All business decisions are affected by tax issues. Our knowledge of tax issues and tax management techniques enables us to provide our clients with complete tax advisory services, offering innovative and concrete solutions to all issues that might arise in their dealings with Latin American and other tax administrations.
The globalization of markets and growing international competition have forced companies to engage in an ongoing effort to maximize the efficiency of their business operations. Part of this effort is the development of tax planning strategies that will reduce the tax burden of the overall enterprise, assessing each company independently and the related group of companies as a whole.
With this in mind, we offer our clients a comprehensive analysis of the various legislations and commercial transactions. Through a review of issues such as regional and local stability, currency controls, legal stability, and the likely duration of critical laws, we offer solutions and alternatives that minimize the tax cost of an investor’s income.
Double Taxation can be a significant barrier to international business and international investors. Businesses that carry on activity in several countries are those most likely to suffer double taxation.
To develop an intelligent foreign investment strategy, it is critical for the investor to know all of his tax reduction options. As a result of its comprehensive knowledge of international tax rules, especially in the area of Tax Treaties, LATAXNET is able to offer its clients an exhaustive analysis of investment alternatives in various jurisdictions, considering the benefits and costs of each.
At the moment a company determines that it will become an international operation, its plans may involve investments in foreign jurisdictions.
In such cases, LATAXNET can offer advisory services based on the legal and business regimes in each investment destination. We are able to introduce our clients to opportunities in the local market, with information on investments, financing and internal business growth. We attempt to facilitate the decision process, and we pay careful attention to situations that might arise in labor matters, documentation, and other institutional formalities.
At the moment an investment or business opportunity presents itself anywhere in the world, planning is essential to guarantee that financing be available for the lifespan of the investment.
Based on its experience and international coverage, LATAXNET can offer individualized financing techniques and advise on access to international capital markets, depending on the client’s established business practices. LATAXNET’s advice may consider the implementation of sophisticated short-, medium-, and long-term debt, of course taking advantage of tax opportunities, and always considering the specific situation of each client.
LATAXNET offers its clients comprehensive advisory services in the area of monetary correction. Our commitment is to offer impartial advice to assist each company achieve its goals in activities that involve occasional recurring tasks.
We make expert professionals available, and based on our in-depth knowledge of rules and cases on the topic, we are able to furnish a complete analysis of the components, phases, accounting and range of application of monetary correction systems. Our aim is to maximize financial management for taking decisions.
Multinational operations involve a continuous flow of goods, assets, technology and services among the different members of the related group. Since these transactions are not between independent companies, they are not governed by free market principles.
LATAXNET provides their clients a complete transfer pricing advisory services for transactions between related companies. LATAXNET’s goal is to comply with all local rules while considering the tax rates in the various jurisdictions in order to maximize yield.
When a business reorganization occurs, LATAXNET offers the highest level of advice regarding mergers, acquisitions, partial sales, split-offs and strategic alliances.
Through careful due diligence and valuation of the companies involved in the transaction, and continuing with the related negotiation and financing processes, LATAXNET offers its clients the necessary tools and solutions that guarantee an improvement in the competitiveness of their business, and a completely successful strategic business realignment.
After a company has established an overseas presence through some sort of foreign investment, the management and repatriation of the foreign operation’s capital and profits eventually will become an issue.
LATAXNET and its professionals stay up-to-date on trends in the international legal system, which facilitates capital repatriation strategies based on both the short and long term goals of the client. We provide all information necessary to make the right business decisions regarding overseas operations. By providing such support, LATAXNET helps clients acquire the confidence to expand their operations at the international level in a safe and successful manner.
The current globalization of business is a phenomenon that involves constant movement of capital, resources, investments and, above all, people.
LATAXNET responds to the necessities faced by multinational companies in the management of their overseas personnel, offering an integrated service that includes contract drafting, document management, and analysis of Pension and Social Security issues. LATAXNET also evaluates, on an ongoing basis, tax burdens associated with employees’ changes of residence, and manages tax obligations, life and health insurance plans, and education issues.
International Trade has become an essential part of business for all companies. Our knowledge of regulations and opportunities in different regional markets, together with our international experience, enable us to offer original solutions designed to expand opportunities, increase competitiveness, and make business more profitable.
We offer a wide variety of financial instruments and products, as well as international trade logistics, to support both the local and global needs of our clients:
· Market investigation and analysis
· Strategies for market penetration
· Selection and analysis of agents and international distribution channels
· Tax aspects of International Trade
· International Banking Management
· International Commercial Contracts
· Customs duty services
· Billing services
· Management and administration of commercial documentation
· Hiring and supervision of logistical services
· Free zone advisory services.
These services focus on individuals who are producing significant wealth: business owners, corporate executives, entertainers and professional athletes – those who require sophisticated advice and close personal relations.
Our “Multi-Family” practice features professionals offering a wide variety of services tailored to the needs of each specific client: international tax planning, strategic asset protection, retirement plans, estate planning and administration, private foundation administration, bill payment service, business succession planning, capital management, and private banking services. We have a goal- driven philosophy, emphasizing independent advice. Compensation arrangements can be on an hourly or fixed-fee basis.
Our approach to the management of earnings from family wealth is similar to the management of a business. Lataxnet begins with the concept that every relation must be managed by a professional, who is responsible for understanding the family’s whole tax situation and financial profile. This professional supervises the investment, tax, estate planning and administrative tasks that high net-worth families confront on a daily basis. Dedicating professional resources to each client relationship permits Lataxnet to ensure that their clients’ overall financial goals and objectives are achieved, and that all aspects of the relationship are working toward the clients’ advantage.
We advise on effective and tax-efficient methods for the distribution of assets over the course of or subsequent to our client’s life, using sophisticated structures that include trusts and other options.