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Work +34 91 758 39 06
Fax +34 91 542 15 90
Barcelona, Madrid
RCD, José María Duran, Madrid, SPAIN

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José María Duran

Work +34 93 503 48 68

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Tax and Wealth Management.


Founding Partner.
Head of Tax and Wealth Management.
José María is a founding member of the law firm. He has over 14 years of experience in tax and wealth management and is specialized in corporate and commercial taxation, both at the national and international levels, including mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations and restructuring, business collaboration, venture capital, financial structures and financial products, as well as the internationalization of companies and their taxation. Recognized for his experience in both the Spanish and international tax systems, José María regularly handles leading cross-border operations, as well as all types of tax procedures before banking authorities (Bank of Spain), the Spanish Tax Agency and numerous foreign entities. José María has extensive experience in tax planning and in incoming and outgoing investments, as well as the provision of advice in wealth restructuring and assets management for wealthy individuals, offering specific advice often tailored to the sports industry. Among his clients are important national and international financial institutions, investment funds, trust companies, family companies, private banking and other important financial institutions, as well as wealthy families and individuals with multiple national and international interests. These clients belong to a wide-range of sectors, among them, the industrial, technological, banking, financial and telecommunications sectors, in addition to the infrastructural, sports and energy industries.


Member on leave of absence of the Internal Revenue Service of Spain.
Responsible for Tax Planning and member of the Technical Coordination Committee on Legal Aspects, Ernst & Young.
Professor of the Barcelona Bar Association, the College of Economists and the College of Commercial Professionals.
Regular speaker at various private banking forums on private banking, international taxation, and wealth planning.
Co-author of several books on corporate taxation and proceedings and restructuring.
José María Duran has been recognized by the most prestigious international legal directories such as Chambers & Partners Europe, Chambers & Partners Global and Best Lawyers, for his expertise in Tax Law and Wealth Management.


English and Spanish.


Member of the European Commission Fiscalis-2000 Program


Graduate of the Complutense University of Madrid, with a major in Public Finance.



Within: Tax

RCD has a strong track record in planning, private wealth management and corporate taxation. The firm has particular experience in the areas of transfer pricing and initial coin offerings. Founding partner José María Durán, Jorge Sarró, whose expertise includes inspections, collection and management of tax, and expert in the Spanish tax system Diego Artacho, who is a former tax inspector at the Superior Corps of State Tax Inspectors, are the practice heads.

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