Tax structure key to Mexican and Brazilian PE deals

Victor Hollender, Gustavo Haddad, Alejandro Santoyo, Juan Pablo Schwencke

Structuring a deal to reduce tax liability and confronting the commonplace prospect of litigation are important components of Brazilian and Mexican private equity transactions, but are of limited use in Chile where investment vehicles provide fewer benefits and litigation is rare, said panellists at Latin Lawyer’s fifth annual private equity conference in New York.