Leonardo Arata Moya leads the tax area of the firm, focusing his work on advising companies and individuals in matters of tax and commercial nature related to the management of their businesses. He also advises in matters of family governments in order to regulate the transfer and management of corporate and family assets. Likewise, Leonardo assists clients in audits and procedures with the Chilean Internal Revenue Service (Servicio de Impuestos Internos) the General Treasury of the Republic (Tesorería General de la Republica), Municipalities, and in front of Tax and Customs Courts in general.
He graduated from University of Chile’s Law School. Subsequently, he obtained a specialization in Company Taxation at the Faculty of Law of Universidad de Los Andes and a Master in Tax Management at the Faculty of Law of the Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez.
Since 2016, Leonardo is a post-graduate professor at the Deloitte Master's program at Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez and in 2017 he was an undergraduate professor at the same university in the subject of tax law.
Before joining Cuadra Vollmer & Cía., he worked as a Senior Manager at Deloitte (2016-2018), as a Senior Associate at Baraona Abogados (2011-2016), as a Supervising Attorney at KPMG (2010-2011), as an Associate Attorney at Bofill, Mir and Jana (2008-2010) and as a Senior lawyer at Deloitte (2005-2008).
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