Tel: +632 8403-2001
Fax: +632 8403-2001
Contact: Benedicta Du-Baladad (email@example.com)
Number of partners: 4
Number of lawyers: 16
Languages: Filipino, English
Practice Areas: Taxation and Corporate Services including Tax Controversies and Tax Claims, Tax Litigation, Tax Advisory and Tax Planning, Incentives, Transfer Pricing, International Tax, Tax Due Diligence and Regulatory Compliance, Global Expatriate Services, Customs, and Training and Advocacy.
Today, we take pride as a highly reputable firm whose advise on important and high-level tax matters are sought-after not only by the business sector but by the Government as well.
We take pride that BDB Law was engaged by the Government as its partner in the ongoing comprehensive tax reform program and in shaping tax policies in the country.
We take pride that the Firm’s position on important tax bills, laws and regulations are being sought and are recognized as expert opinions by the legislature.
We take pride that among our clienteles are industry associations, such as the associations of life insurance companies, non-life insurance companies, and the petroleum industry among others, who are relying on our Firm’s advices on tax matters affecting their industry.
We take pride that we have a pool of highly experienced tax lawyers, all with significant background in tax, accounting or economics, that are able to deliver a holistic, professional and personal service, guided by a “total client care” approach, and producing high-quality, customized and practical solutions.
We take pride that we have a comprehensive line of tax services - international tax advisory, tax planning, tax compliance, tax litigation and defense, transfer pricing among others – and we retain a client base composed of multinationals, local conglomerates and large corporations.
We take pride that we are a member of WTS Global, a tax network with representation in over 100 countries. WTS Global has grown to a leadership position as a global tax practice offering the full range of tax services and aspires to become the preeminent non-audit tax practice worldwide.
To affirm this standing, BDB Law has been consistently ranked as a leading and highly recommended firm in the field of taxation by international ranking bodies such as the International Tax Review (ITR), the Chambers and Partners and the Asialaw profiles. In 2019, Asialaw Profiles has elevated the ranking of BDB Law as an Outstanding Tax Firm, the highest award given to a Firm in that category.
Likewise, the Firm’s partners are recognized by the same ranking bodies. Its founding partner, Benedicta Du-Baladad, is a multi-awarded tax lawyer given the highest recognition as an elite, outstanding, or highly regarded individual in the field of taxation by ITR, Chambers and Partners and Asialaw Profiles. Its managing partner Fulvio Dawilan, and its senior partner Irwin Nidea are also recognized as highly regarded tax practitioners by the same bodies.
Du-Baladad and Associates
Tax boutique law firm Du-Baladad & Associates is constantly ranked highly in Tax. The firm jumps to “Outstanding” tier in Tax ranking table this year. Banking and financial services, energy, construction and real estate are the firm’s industry strengths. Founding partner Benedicta Du-Baladad leads the team.
Advised the government of Philippines through the Department of Finance on multiple aspects including drafting tax reform bills and policy revision.
Government of Philippines
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