I firmly believe in teamwork, in planned and preventive counseling, as well as in promoting a detailed and conscientious review of each situation before the clients make decisions.
Abel García Rodríguez
In his extensive professional experience in tax matters with prime Spanish law firms he has given tax advice to corporate and private clients, having been involved in counseling power utilities, banks and real estate, communications and transport companies.
Spanish Tax Advisors’ Association (Asociación Española de Asesores Fiscales – AEDAF), in which he acted as Representative for Madrid and Castile-La Mancha in 2010 y 2011.
Madrid Lawyers’ Professional Association (Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Madrid).
Having more than 20 years’ experience as a successful tax advisor to corporate and private clients, Abel is head of the Tax Practice of LIFE Abogados in Madrid.
His professional fields of expertise are: counseling on different areas of tax law, normally handling restructuring (M&A) operations, asset planning, financing operations and cross-border tax matters.
He is also involved in Tax Audit proceedings as well as in filing claims and appeals before different bodies of the Administration and those having jurisdiction on tax matters.
He read Law at the Regional University of Madrid and completed a post-graduate course as a Tax Advisor at the well-known IE Business School of Madrid.
Teaching, publications, lectures
Frequently takes part in chats and lectures on different matters relating to taxes.
Regularly contributes articles on tax subjects in newspapers such as Expansión, El Economista and ABC. Also takes part in debates on the subject over the radio and television.
A passionate grape grower.