Alex Fischer comments on the project that seeks to modify high net worth taxes

In the El Libero press release, our Tax leading partner declares that those who accepted to pay the 8% tax -because of the 2014 Reform- “did so as a vote of confidence that the country would maintain serious tax policies.”

Baraona Fischer & Cía at Chambers & Partners´ High Net Worth Guide

Once again, the British guide, which selects the law firms of the world’s highest heritage families, listed Baraona Fischer & Cía. in the first band. Likewise, Juan Manuel Baraona and Alex Fischer stand out again individually.

Tax Expenses and Certainties, by Francisca Villamán

Our Senior Associate, Francisca Villaman, wrote an opinion column at Diario Financiero newspaper, commenting on the design, structure and application of tax expenditures.

Legal Alert: Supreme Decree No. 88 of the Chilean Ministry of Energy

On June 24th, 2020 and after several months of uncertainty, the Ministry of Energy re-entered to the Comptroller’s Office the Supreme Decree 88 which “Approves the Regulation for Small Scale Generation Means” (“DS 88”), for replacing Supreme Decree 244 (“DS 244”).

A Donations Culture for pandemic times, by Nahuel Acevedo

Our tax associate, Nahuel Acevedo, refers to the need to have “a new and unique Donations Law that establishes a uniform, clear and simple regulation that encourages companies to donate and to become more actively involved in the solution of problems of the community. “

Legal Alert: New Policy on Payment Agreements and Forgiveness

The Chilean Treasury has issued Public Resolution 283 of 2020, pursuant to which it will begin to implement its new policy of payment agreements and forgiveness under the COVID-19 Plan.

Legal Alert: Employment Protection Law

On March 31st, 2020, the Chilean Congress passed a law named “Employment Protection Law” (the “Law”) with the purpose of protecting employment relations which may be affected by the COVID-19 sanitary emergency.

Measures for Covid-19 difficulties and tax procedure changes

A summary of the supporting measures in relation with the difficulties arising from the spread of COVID-19 and of the changes that affect tax procedures.

Legal Alert

On the Labour Effects of Quarantine Measures and Isolation or Curfew
On March 26th, 2020, the Labour Bureau issued a new report complementing the criteria and guidelines established by reports No. 1116/004 and 1239/005, dated March 6th and 19th, 2020, respectively.