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David Lagos, Deloitte Chile, joined the firm in
2013. He has since been providing services related to
litigation in tax trials, administrative proceedings
and tax consulting in general, contributing with his
expertise and assisting the tax and legal department on
their vast range of services.
Furthermore, he has provided legal and tax advisory
services for important corporations, giving his
professional opinion and drafting legal reports related
to intricate tax issues and scenarios.
He has represented multinational and local companies
before the Chilean IRS and national tax courts,
defending their position and ensuring compliance with
Chilean laws, even before the Supreme Court.
At the beginning of his professional career, he was
part of the Chilean IRS for five years, advising the
division that oversees Chile's upper income taxpayers
and transfer pricing issues.
Subsequently, he was one of the four judges in
charge of introducing the new judicial tax system in
2010, contributing to its development in a successful
way and setting in motion the country's contemporary
specialised courts, after which he decided to join
During 2016, his team dealt with important and
complex cases before the Chilean IRS, achieving
excellent results for their clients.
At the same time, and throughout his professional
career, he has been an active member of the academic
staff for various and highly respected educational
institutions in Chile, imparting courses in tax law as
well as business and economics.
David is an attorney with a degree from the
University of Chile. He also holds a business
administration degree from the Santo Tomás
University and a master's degree in international
taxation from the Pontifical Catholic University of