Irwin Nidea is the key transfer pricing professional at Du-Baladad and Associates. Its services are based on the OECD guidelines and local country rules, covering risk assessment, planning and benchmark analysis, and APAs. In addition, the firm also helps clients to defend transfer pricing policies and handles audit defence issues.
Jomel Manaig and Kara Louisse Eramis joined the firm as a senior associate. Ronel Andrew Morano joined the firm as a junior associate. In addition, the firm also hired Chris Lyn Choi, Reyson Camungao and Luz Celestino as junior tax accountants. Two senior associates and one junior associate left in recent years.
Carlo Llanes Navarro leads transfer pricing practice at Navarro Amper & Co. It is part of the Deloitte network and the Deloitte Southeast Asia Transfer Pricing Center was established in Manila for the regionalisation of transfer pricing requirements. Llanes leads the centre and it is comprised of more than 30 professionals. Its practice includes transfer pricing documentation. The firm has been providing training to the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) regarding regional transfer pricing trends. It has been working with the BIR on the development of its policies and regulations.
Maria Carmela Peralta leads the transfer pricing practice at RG Manabat & Co. It is comprised of approximately 20 professionals, including lawyers and accountants. The team services clients in various practices, covering advisory, documentation and benchmarking analysis, audits and risk analysis. In addition, it also helps clients prepare documentation under the scope of BEPS Action 13.
In the last year, the firm hired 21 supervisors. Two managers, 29 supervisors and four assistant manager left the firm.