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CALLE 67 NO. 7-35, OF. 1204, BOGOTÁ, COLOMBIA
Tel:
Work +57 1 319 2900
Fax:
Fax +57 1 3121 0295
Email:
Web:
www.gomezpinzon.com
Bogota, Medellin
Gómez-Pinzón Abogados (GPA), Mauricio Piñeros Perdomo, Bogota, COLOMBIA

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Mauricio Piñeros Perdomo

Tel:
Work +57 1 319 2900 Ext. 921
Email:
Web:
www.gomezpinzon.com
Gómez-Pinzón Abogados (GPA)

Work Department

Tax & Customs

Position

Partner, head of the Tax & Customs practice area, member of the Executive Committee of the Firm.

Career

Mauricio has 30 years of professional experience. He was a founding partner of the firm Silva, Piñeros & Gómez Limited and served as Legal Vice President of Cemex Colombia S.A.

He is a member of the board of directors and president of the Colombian Institute of Tax Law. He is a professor in advanced studies courses in tax matters at Universidad del Rosario, Universidad de los Andes, and Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá, Colombia.

In matters regarding taxes, he has advised, among others, companies in the energy, gas, financial, media and print sectors, public services, telecommunications, infrastructure, technology, beverages, transport, mining, real estate, security and pharmaceutical matters. These include corporate taxes and investigations and litigation in the matter, tax aspects related to mergers and acquisitions transactions, private equity investments, financial transactions and project financing, foreign investments in Colombia and Colombian investments abroad.

He is also an external general advisor of several local and multinational companies in tax matters. He advises as well natural persons and family groups in matters of tax and inheritance planning.

Mauricio has been consistently recognized in recent years by international publications such as Chambers Global, Latinlawyer and PLC Which Lawyer as one of the market leaders in tax matters.

Languages

English, Spanish

Member

Member of the Board of Director of the Colombian Tax Law Institute and of the International Fiscal Association – IFA (Colombia) – (member of the board of directors of the Colombian branch).

Education

Attorney from Universidad del Rosario, Specialist in Tax Law & Financial Law from the same University.


Colombia

Tax

Within: Leading individuals

Mauricio Piñeros - Gómez-Pinzón Abogados (GPA)

Within: Tax

With extensive experience in tax planning for M&A operations and in tax litigation, Gómez-Pinzón Abogados (GPA) offers a ‘high added-value’ service. Mauricio Piñeros heads the ten-strong practice, with Álvaro Andrés Díaz (who focuses on litigation and transfer pricing), Ignacio Vélez and senior associate Carolina Bobillier also pivotal members of the practice. Recent matters saw the team advise Bavaria on a tax proceeding relating to equity tax and legal stability contracts, a significant matter since it signalled the beginning of tax disputes concerning the application of the country’s 2011 legal stability law to tax matters. The team also advised Mall Plaza Colombia on the restructuring of its real estate assets and on their transference to a private equity fund. Other mandates included assisting Grupo Aval with designing the structure and implementing the reorganisation of the loyalty programme covering all the banks under the client’s control – Banco de Bogota, Banco AV Villas and Banco de Occidente. Other clients include Almacenes Éxito, Ecopetrol, Metro de Bogotá, Booking.com International and Valorem.

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