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Professional Profile
Luis J. Durá
LL.M. International taxation; Spanish tax lawyer
Tel.
+34 96 373 63 34
Fax
+34 96 334 90 04
Cell
+34 63 541 3909
E-Mail
Firms
DURÁ Asesores, s.l.
C/ Almirante Cadarso, no. 13, Pta 11
Valencia, CP-46005
Spain
DURÁ Asesores, s.l.
C/ Velázquez 94, 1ª Planta
Madrid, 28006
Spain
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Luis J.
Durá
LL.M. International taxation; Spanish tax lawyer
Partner, DURÁ Asesores, s.l., Madrid/Valencia
 
Expertise
    Mr. Durá focuses his practice on inbound and outbound international tax planning, particularly with tax treaty interpretation, investment holding structures and expatriate-impatriate taxation.

    Also extensive experience in international corporate, individual, estate planning (involving international inheritance scenarios) and high-level experience with tax audits and court cases before the Spanish tax administration and Spanish Tax Courts, respectively.
Professional Highlights
  • Partner of Dura Asesores, a tax & law firm providing comprehensive advisory services since 1972.
  • Tax advisor in the International Tax Services Department and the Latin American Business Center of PricewaterhouseCoopers-Landwell in Madrid,
  • Co-authored several books as regards Latin American, European and Spanish Taxation, i.e: the Spanish Chapter of the book "Attribution of Profits to Permanent Establishments", published by IBFD, 2006; "Spanish Inbound Investment in Latin America" included in the book of "Fiscalidad Internacional" published by IEF, 2005; and the Spanish chapter of "Tributação Internacional – Análise de Casos") São Paulo, MP Editora, 2010.
  • Tax Essay - Finalist of TTN Prize on International Taxation, 2008. "Hybrid entities and instruments: are they adequately covered in the OECD Model Conventions?".
  • PhD research thesis "Tax regime of the image rights" at the University of Valencia.
  • Speaker at conferences and courses covering fiscal issues.
Affiliations
  • Valencian-Spanish Bar Association/Tax Section
  • International Fiscal Association
  • Asociación Española de Derecho Financiero
  • Globalbiz International Network
Languages
    Spanish, English, Catalan and some French