Customs and International Trade

  • General advice on foreign trade based on an integrated and interdisciplinary approach – tax, contract and regulatory
  • Legal assistance in structuring multinational projects involving countries in the Americas, Europe and elsewhere. Our firm has wide network of contacts in specialized firms abroad for structuring, reviewing rules of origin and trade agreements aiming at reducing tariffs and customs duties
  • Tax planning for imports and exports – advice related to customs valuation, taxation, tax classification, ex tarifario, tax incentives
  • Special Customs Regimes – advice in connection with the feasibility of application and contact intermediation with foreign trade agents, including for the drawback special regime
  • Trade defense – advice in antidumping and compensatory measures
  • Advice in connection with the feasibility to reduce import tax via administrative requests for the change of the Common External Tariff (TEC), working jointly with foreign trade agents
  • Transfer Pricing – advice on methods, simulations and/or effective calculation of the appropriate parameter price, as applicable
  • Advice with customs audits and participation in all stages of litigation and administrative proceedings
  • Advice related to internal controls for importers and exporters, devoting special attention to compliance and governmental agencies regulations
  • Tax advice on royalties