Mache Baltazar Tax Principal
With over 15 years experience in tax advisory and advocacy work, Atty. Maricel Baltazar started her tax practice with one of the biggest firm in the Philippines and moved on to work as the director of the Revenue Operations Group of the Department of Finance. She worked with the local affiliate of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Manila.
She has extensive experience in international taxation, tax structuring, and tax planning in relation to acquisition, financing, capital investment, registration of foreign investors' Philippine business entities, including the structuring of their Philippine investments, as well as addressing their legal concerns relating to their business operations. She has been involved in tax due diligence for government owned and controlled corporations and assisted in several public-private partnership projects. Over the years, she has acted as consultant for several government funded infrastructure projects.
Qualifications and Memberships: Member - Integrated Bar of the Philippines, Master in Public Administration specializing in Fiscal Administration from the University of the Philippines, National College of Public Administration and Governance.