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Andrea Cisneros Valdez is a distinguished legal professional specializing in international tax law and strategic planning. With a strong focus on designing tailored corporate structures for cross-border investments, Andrea possesses extensive expertise in international tax planning and compliance. She excels in assisting multimillion-dollar companies and corporations in optimizing their structures for maximum efficiency. Andrea’s proficiency extends to drafting meticulous Shareholders Agreements, Bylaws, and Operating Agreements, showcasing her unparalleled skill in corporate structuring.
Drawing on her wealth of experience, Andrea provides invaluable guidance to non-resident aliens regarding the tax implications of investing in the United States, as well as advising U.S. citizens on overseas investments. She is a trusted advisor on a wide range of U.S. international tax matters, including navigating complex anti-deferral regimes including GILTI provisions, Subpart F income, and PFICs. Andrea also provides strategic insights on foreign tax credit planning, tax treaty structuring, FIRPTA withholdings, and Branch Profits Tax planning.
Known for her adept handling of multi-national families’ compliance issues, Andrea has successfully guided numerous individuals through pre-immigration tax and estate planning.
Licensed to practice law in California and Mexico, Andrea holds a Master of Law in Comparative Law with a Concentration in Taxation from the University of San Diego School of Law, complemented by a specialization in Mexican tax law from Universidad de las Americas Puebla.
Outside her legal practice, Andrea enjoys leisurely walks exploring the vibrant cityscape with her huskies, Neo and Trinity. Recognized as a trailblazer in her field, Andrea has been honored as one of San Diego Metro’s “40 under 40” leaders and acclaimed as one of San Diego’s Top Attorneys.
Andrea serves as an Adjunct Professor at the University of San Diego School of Law, imparting her wealth of knowledge and expertise to aspiring legal professionals.
- International Tax Law
- Cross-border Transactions
- Tax Planning
- Corporate Law
An esteemed speaker at international tax conferences, Andrea is frequently invited to share her insights on cross-border tax implications and strategic planning.
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