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Jessica Power

Jessica Power

Partner

Carey
Chile

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Profile

Partner at Carey since 2008 and co-head of Carey’s Tax Group.

She has broad experience advising domestic and foreign clients on corporate and personal tax planning, local and international tax consulting, mergers and acquisitions and foreign investment transactions. She has vast experience litigating against the Chilean tax authority before Tax Courts, Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court.

She has advised on tax matters for companies such as MetLife, Provida, Saesa, Masisa and Paz Corp, among others.

Bar Admissions

Chile (1999).

Education

  • Law, Universidad de Chile (Summa Cum Laude).
  • Degree in Tax Law, Universidad de Chile.
Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

  • «Women in Tax Leaders» Award, International Tax Review (2017).
  • Recognized as one of the 100 female leaders in Chile, El Mercurio (2008 and 2015).
  • Recognized in Tax, Chambers Latin America.
  • Recognized in Tax, The Legal 500.
  • Recognized in Tax and Corporate / M&A, Latin Lawyer 250.
  • Lawyer of the Year Award in Tax, Best Lawyers (2014).
  • Recognized in Tax Law, Best Lawyers.
  • Recognized in Corporate Tax: Advisory, Who’s Who Legal.


Professional Associations

  • International Fiscal Association

Professional Activities and Experience

  • Founder and mentor of the mentorship program for young female lawyers «Learning to Lead», organized by Carey (2015).
  • Member  and former Director of International Fiscal Association Chilean Branch.
  • She has been Professor of Tax Law at the undergraduate level at the Faculty of Law, Universidad de Chile.
  • Member of the Chilean Bar Association.

Articles

New Tax Regimes
Carey, August 2016

TAXPAYER REGIME A REGIME B METHOD FOR EXERCISING THE OPTION Public Corporations, Closed Corporations and “Sociedad en Comandita por Acciones”. N/A Mandatory regime. N/A Individual Companies and Individual Limited Liability Companies. Applicable provided the owner of the company is: (i)an individual domiciled or resident in Chile; and/or (ii)an individual or entity domiciled or resident abroad (together as “Final Taxpayers)...

Additional Articles

  • Co-author of the Chilean chapter of ICLG to Corporate Tax (2019).
  • Co-author of the Chilean chapter on Corporate Tax, Global Practice Guides, Chambers & Partners (2016).

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