Every year, dozens of startup founders around the world choose to relocate their company to a new country. According to one report, the most common reason startup founders move is because they are seeking investment opportunities, early customers, a larger market, or access to a startup accelerator. However, relocating a startup is far from simple.
According to Alfredo Palacios, a tax partner at JA Del Río, an accounting firm focused on helping companies do business in Latin America, moving a business to a new country can be challenging due to the complexity of flip transactions.
On June 29, Palacios will host a webinar for Founders Network members where he’ll discuss the importance of planning and structuring a flip transaction. He’ll also explain how unreasonable calculations, unrealistic valuations, and missing or incorrect information can generate a significant tax risk for shareholders.
The webinar will also cover:
About the Speaker:
Alfredo graduated in Public Accounting from the Instituto Tecnológico de Ciudad Guzmán. He has a master’s degree in Tax from the Instituto de Especialización para Ejecutivos, a diploma in International Taxation from the ITAM-Duke University, a diploma in International and European Taxation from the University of Maastricht, and a master’s degree in Global Tax Management and Compliance from the Faculdade Brasileira de Tributação.
He joined JA Del Río in 2009, specializing in international taxation, providing advice to multinational companies operating in Mexico and Mexican companies operating abroad. His practice also includes tax aspects in mergers and acquisitions, spin-offs, and liquidations in Mexico.
Alfredo has built solid teams, supporting the growth and development of his people. He is always looking for closeness with our clients, certain that his team is his best support.
He is currently the partner in charge of the Guadalajara office.
About JA Del Rio:
We are a diverse, multilingual team, expert in auditing, accounting, advisory, finance, tax, and labor services. We have offices in Guadalajara, Mexico City, Monterrey, León, Tijuana and Bogotá, and clients on five continents. We perform a custom-made accompaniment with a close and personal approach. We have the professional training, a love for numbers, vocation of service, and a moral code endorsed both by international certifications, and the loyalty of our clients.
In order to remain at the forefront and provide outstanding service to our clients we have different certifications such as:
• ISAE 3402 Assurance Commitment
• ISO 27001 (Information Security)
• ISO 37001 anti-bribery management
• ISO 19600 Compliance management
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About Founders Network:
Founded in 2011, Founders Network offers lifelong peer mentorship to over 600 tech startup founders globally. Our platform, programs and high-touch service facilitate authentic experience sharing, warm introductions and long-term professional relationships. Additional benefits include over $500k in startup discounts and promotion to 2,000 newsletter readers. Members are located in San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Toronto, London and other tech hubs. Each month our Membership Committee admits a new cohort of full-time tech founders who are nominated by an existing member. Learn more about us here