Jorge San Martin
Partner / Mexico City



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Professional Practice
Jorge San Martín represents national and multinational clients in local and international tax matters regarding cross-border operations, investments and transactions. Additionally, he regularly provides clients with tax and business planning advice, including tax advice pertaining to mergers and acquisitions, as well as any corporate reorganization with particular focus on permanent establishments and other tax-related international matters. Jorge also provides advice involving structuring and planning of tax efficient structures, including the tax treatment of acquisitions and investments.

Likewise, Jorge also represents clients before Mexican tax authorities in a broad range of national and international tax controversies as well as in litigation.

Prior Experience
Prior to founding SMPS, Jorge was partner at the Mexico’s office of Gardere Wynne Sewell, LLP, where he worked for more than 10 years, and prior to that, he was also a partner of the accounting firm Rocha, Pérez, San Martín, S.C.

Education
Jorge obtained his J.D. from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) in 2012, and his degree as Certified Public Accountant from Universidad Anahuac del Norte in 1995, in Mexico City.

Languages
Jorge is fluent in both, English and Spanish


Practice Focus

Jorge is both a lawyer and a certified public accountant. His practice is focused on tax and business planning, including mergers and acquisitions, as well as corporate reorganizations with particular focus on permanent establishments and other tax-related international matters.

Jorge assists his clients in planning tax efficient structures, including the tax treatment of acquisitions and investments. His practice includes the representation of clients before Mexican Tax Authorities in a broad range of national and international tax controversies as well as in litigation.


Professional Associations

Jorge is a member of the Colegio de Contadores Públicos de México (Mexico’s Public Accountants School) and of Instituto Mexicano de Contadores Públicos (Mexican Institute of Public Accountants).

He is also a member of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and the American Chamber of Commerce, in Mexico City.


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