Senior associate

Erika Bañuelos

Erika Bañuelos advises clients on tax and customs matters. She has litigation experience in emblematic tax reimbursement cases.

Erika Bañuelos is a member at FERRERE´s Paraguay office. Her main practice area is advising local and international clients in tax and customs matters.

Her previous professional experience includes participating as a litigator against the tax authorities, in emblematic cases of tax refund.

She complements her professional practice with teaching in two of the main Universities in the country, The Bussiness School of the National University of Asuncion – “Legal System of Bussiness” – and the School of Law, Policy and Communication of the University Autonomous of Asunción – "Financial Law” and "Tax law".

  • Attorney, National University of Asuncion, 2007. 
  • Public Notary, National University of Asuncion, 2008.
  • Tax Specialist, the American University, 2009.
  • Diploma in Taxation, Inter-American Center of Tax Administrations and the External University of Colombia, 2013.
  • Specialist in Administrative Law, University of Salamanca, 2014.
  • Specialist in Tax Fraud and Money Laundering, University of Castilla – La Mancha, 2015.

"Very well prepared with recognised experience."

Chambers Latin America / 2019 / Corporate & Commercial

"Excellent academic background combined with years of experience and professionalism."


Next Generation Lawyer

Legal 500 / Tax

Paraguayan Supreme Court of Justice held a new criterion on unconstitutionality related to income tax payment applicable to local holdings´ of local corporations

Recently, the Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court of Justice (the "SCJ" for its Spanish acronym) issued Decisions No. 484 dated July 4, 2018 and No. 831 dated September 12, 2018. 

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