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Transfer pricing
Baker McKenzie

Baker McKenzie advises both Spanish and international companies on a range of transfer pricing needs. 

The firm has been supporting many companies with their transfer pricing documentation and coordination of new policies. 

Partner Raúl Salas left the firm in 2018 to join Roca Junyent.

Client feedback

“We have a high level of satisfaction with the advice received, especially for the expertise shown and the availability of the entire team of lawyers both seniors and juniors. They were efficient and able to analyse and negotiate.”

Crowe Spain

Crowe Horwath is an international network with offices in 130 countries providing audit, advisory, and tax and legal support. The firm works on transfer pricing issues across a broad range of sectors. 

In the past year partners Jordi Bech and Sebastián Piedra led the team in defending clients in transfer pricing matters against the tax inspectorate. 

Last year the firms hired senior associate Elisabet Sayós. She has a wealth of experience and worked in the transfer pricing team at BDO and KPMG before joining Crowe Horwath.

Deloitte Legal

Juan Ignacio de Molina is a leader of the transfer pricing team at Deloitte. Transfer pricing partner Ramón López de Haro works closely with Molina leading many of the transfer pricing cases for the team.

Within the last 12 months the firm has acted as transfer pricing adviser and established a pricing policy for a multinational company. The team has also acted as transfer pricing advisor to a large telecommunications company.

EY

The EMEIA Tax Center at EY is organised as a supranational entity covering the entire Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA) region, with its Intercompany Effectiveness and operational transfer pricing practice serving clients’ needs across all jurisdictions.

Led by Oslo-based partner Sveinung Baumann-Larsen, it brings together multi-disciplinary experience and resources focused on IT, accounting, and tax from the entire region in its work. This work covers some of the leading global companies in their respective fields and includes those involved in retail and consumer products, energy and pharmaceuticals, to name but a few.

Garrigues

Garrigues is a member of the global Taxand network, as well as being a leading full-service firm in Spain. It advises and supports large multinationals on tax and transfer pricing issues. 

Mario Ortega Calle is head of the transfer pricing at the firm and leads many of the cases. Over the last year Calle and the team assisted a client on a transfer pricing controversy that came before the Spanish Supreme Tax Court. They also assisted a global high-tech manufacturing company in the formalisation of an advance pricing arrangement with the Spanish tax authorities. 

Partners Angel Calleja Crespo and Luis Guerreiro both retired in July 2017. 

Client feedback

“Garrigues is our preferred advisor.”

KPMG

Tax and transfer pricing make up a large part of the practice at KPMG. The firm has more than 525 professionals in this department. Barcelona based partner Montserrat Trapé leads the transfer pricing team across the EMEA.

In 2018 the firm began working on transfer pricing and value chain management for a large company. It has also been involved with a transfer pricing dispute over the last year supporting a multinational company.

Earlier this year partner Javier Zuloaga Gonzalez joined the firm from EY.

Client feedback

“They build a good relationship with the client, have technical knowledge and are concerned with providing quality work and understanding our business.”