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Salvador Balcells i Iranzo

Co-managing partner

Practice areas:

Tax Law


Family Businesses

Commercial Distribution

Real Estate and Construction

Foundations and Non-Profit Organisations

“As a lawyer, I always try to put myself in the place of the person asking for advice, so that all the solutions provided will be those I would adopt myself if I were the person concerned”


Advice for taxpayers, both individuals and companies, in the following areas:

  • Restructuring processes (mergers, spin-offs, exchanges, addition of business units, etc.)
  • Tax audits, tax claims and tax management procedures.
  • Appeals before the relevant Tax Authority, the Economic-Administrative Courts and Contentious-Administrative Courts.
  • Due diligence prior to merger and acquisition processes.
  • Analysis of tax planning and tax optimisation systems (tax consolidation, assessment of the application of various tax deductions, possible use of special tax regimes, etc.)
  • Accounting and fiscal year-end closing.
  • Analysis of the possible combinations between the Spanish and Andorran taxation systems regarding both individuals and companies and compliance with all formal and legal requirements.


Law Degree, Universitat de Barcelona.

Psychology Degree, UOC.

A member of the Bar Association of Barcelona (ICAB) since 1987.

Lecturer on the Master’s Degree in Finance, ESADE

Lecturer on the Master’s Degree for Owner-Managers, ESADE

Lecturer in Tax Law, Universitat de Barcelona.

Guest speaker at various courses, conferences, seminars and talks organised by different institutions (Recoletos Conferencias; Fomento del Trabajo; Colegio Oficial de Gestores Administrativos de Cataluña; Cámara de Comercio de Zaragoza, Iniciativas Empresariales, Unidad Editorial Conferencias y Formación, Fundación Basilio Paraíso, Universidad Carlos III (Madrid), Universidad Menéndez y Pelayo (Santander), Universitat Autònoma (Barcelona), Asociación de Propietarios de Cataluña, Lidera Formación del Principado de Andorra, Confederación de Empresarios de Andorra, Colegio de Agentes y Gestores Inmobiliarios de Andorra, etc.).

Publication of numerous articles on Tax Law in newspapers and magazines, such as “La Vanguardia” and more specialised publications such as “Expansión”, “Fiscal Laboral al Día”, “El Economista” and “Inmueble”.

Languages: English and French.


Publications by Salvador Balcells i Iranzo