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AV ISIDORA GOYENECHEA 2800, FLOOR 43, LAS CONDES, SANTIAGO, PO 755-0647, CHILE
Tel:
Work +56 2 2928 2200
Email:
Web:
www.carey.cl
Carey, Jessica Power, Santiago, CHILE

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Jessica Power

Tel:
Work +56 2 2928 2226
Email:
Carey

Work Department

Tax Law.

Position

Partner at Carey since 2008 and co-head of Carey’s Tax Group.

Career

he has broad experience advising domestic and foreign clients on corporate and personal tax planning, local and international tax consulting, mergers and acquisitions and foreign investment transactions. She has vast experience litigating against the Chilean tax authority before Tax Courts, Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court. She has advised on tax matters for companies such as MetLife, Provida, Saesa, Masisa and Paz Corp, among others.

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
"Women in Tax Leaders" Award, International Tax Review (2017).
Recognized as one of the 100 female leaders in Chile, El Mercurio (2008 and 2015).
Recognized in Tax, Chambers Latin America.
Recognized in Tax, The Legal 500.
Recognized in Tax and Corporate / M&A, Latin Lawyer 250.
Lawyer of the Year Award in Tax, Best Lawyers (2014).
Recognized in Tax Law, Best Lawyers.
Recognized in Corporate Tax: Advisory, Who's Who Legal.

SEMINARS
Frequent lecturer in important tax congresses in Chile and abroad, such as those organized by the International Fiscal Association (IFA) in India in 2014 and in Madrid in 2016, by PERUMIN in 2017 and by the National Tax and Customs Office of Colombia in 2019.

Languages

Spanish and English.

Member

ACTIVITIES AND MEMBERSHIPS
Founder and mentor of the mentorship program for young female lawyers "Learning to Lead", organized by Carey (2015).
Member and former Director of International Fiscal Association Chilean Branch.
She has been Professor of Tax Law at the undergraduate level at the Faculty of Law, Universidad de Chile.
Member of the Chilean Bar Association.
PUBLICATIONS
Co-author of the Chilean chapter of ICLG to Corporate Tax (2019).
Co-author of the Chilean chapter on Corporate Tax, Global Practice Guides, Chambers & Partners (2016).

Education

Law, Universidad de Chile (Summa Cum Laude).
Degree in Tax Law, Universidad de Chile.


Chile

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Jessica Power - Carey

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Carey’s managing partner Jaime Carey and Jessica Power advise domestic and foreign clients on personal and corporate tax planning, as well as local and international tax consulting. The team assisted international spirits company Bacardi with the tax aspects of the sale of its Chilean and Uruguayan subsidiaries to Argentine beverage company, Cepas Group; advised Chilean real estate company Sencorp on the sale of real estate assets, which involved several VAT issues; and acted for Graña y Montero on the tax aspects of the sale of Chilean subsidiary CAM Chile. Alejandra Risso and Mariela Riquelme are key tax and audit directors. Additional active clients include UnitedHealth, Scotiabank, Codelco, Siemens and Air Products.

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