Costa Rica

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Transfer pricing
Arias

Arias Costa Rica provides services in tax compliance, advice, planning, due diligence, litigation, and transfer pricing. The Arias’ group maintains a total of five offices across the Central American region. It has experience supporting foreign investors establishing local operations in compliance with local tax authorities, as well as providing regional tax advisory.

Over the recent research period the firm has been actively supporting both local and foreign clients. The nature of their work is confidential in nature.

BLP

The tax team at BLP Costa Rica is led by Partner Luis Chacón. The firm offers a broad range of tax related services, including consultancy, litigation, planning, corporate restructuring, and compliance. The practice supports clients in such industries as pharmaceuticals, financial services, and telecommunications. 

Over the recent research period the firm has been actively supporting both local and foreign clients. The nature of their work is confidential in nature.

Consortium Legal

Made up of four partners, 12 associated attorneys, and five non-legal professionals, Consortium Legal stands as one of the largest tax practices in Costa Rica. The group is a part of the regional full-service business firm, Consortium Legal. The tax department provides services in the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions, Consulting, Litigation, Transfer Pricing, Tax Compliance and International Taxation. The firm supports local, regional, and multinational entities.

The transfer pricing team’s support enhances the firm’s corporate advisory services. An example of this is the ongoing relationship between the firm and Cuestamoras,one of Central America´s largest multinational economic groups. The practice oversees all tax related matters in each of the businesses of the group, including tax structuring processes, consulting, M&A and transfer pricing concerns.

Consortium Legal added Senior Associate Diana Retana to its tax practice in March of 2020.

EY

Based in San José, EY’s local tax team provides tax services related to business, international, policy and controversy, transfer pricing, family office, and transaction matters. EYCA Tax & Law has been a pioneer in the area of transfer pricing in the region. The office was the first to establish a specialized practice with trained technical professionals. The team supports clients on concerns such as supply chain planning, legislation, and technical training. It provides integrated transfer pricing services which connect to all the practices departments.

Over the recent research period the firm has been actively supporting both local and foreign clients. The nature of their work is confidential in nature.

TPC Group

TPC Group is an international transfer pricing and consulting Firm, made up of a network of strategic partners in Latin America, the USA and Spain. The group specializes in transfer pricing consulting; however, they also provide tax planning services to multinational groups.

Over the research period, the Costa Rican office provided services to multiple large corporate entities which aimed to avoid future tax contingencies.