Diego García > CMS Carey & Allende > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

CMS Carey & Allende
Avda. Costanera Sur 2730, Piso 9
Parque Titanium, Las Condes
7550000 Santiago

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Diego is the partner that leads the Tax group for CMS Carey & Allende. He focuses on tax planning and restructuring for local and foreign companies. He also provides consulting services regarding fiscal and municipal taxes for companies, high net-worth individuals and families.

Diego works in close coordination with other areas of our firm, providing his experience and vision on tax matters, as an essential part of added value that we provide for our clients.


2000- 2006 Worked at Price Waterhouse Coper
2007 Joined Carey & Allende (since 2017 CMS Carey & Allende) as partner


Spanish and English.


1997 Law Degree, Universidad de Chile School of Law
2001 Certified in Tax Administration, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez
2002 Master of Law (LL.M.), in European and International Tax Law, Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium), and Tilburg University (Netherlands)

Lawyer Rankings

Chile > Tax

Areas of tax expertise for the six-strong team at CMS Carey & Allende range from domestic and international tax planning, indirect taxation, cross-border transactions and double taxation treaties, to tax planning for HNW individuals and families, and devising tax-efficient structures for M&A deals (including tax due diligence work). It also provides tax counsel for corporate reorganisations, acts before the tax authorities, and assists with tax claims and litigation before the Chilean IRS and tax courts. Practice leader Diego García is particularly noted for tailor-made tax planning and corporate restructurings; tax group director Cristóbal Groetaers focuses on tax efficiency opportunities and fiscal compliance; and senior associate Gonzalo Serrano‘s practice includes tax planning for HNW individuals.