Partner, LMA Law / Tax and Transfer Pricing Lawyer
Ronald Steven A. Arriesgado is a lawyer and a tax and Transfer Pricing (TP) practitioner. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science, Minor in Economics from the University of the Philippines, Diliman. He received his Juris Doctor Degree from the Ateneo de Manila School of Law, and is a member of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines. He attended the 81st Management Development program of the Asian Institute of Management. He is a former Senior Director of SGV & Co. where he handled various tax and TP work for local and multinational companies (MNCs). In 2017, he joined LMA Law Offices. As a TP practitioner, he continues to provide benchmarking and TP documentation services for local clients and MNCs engaged in different industries. Particularly, he has been invited to speak on TP issues at external seminars to clients and professional organizations. As a tax lawyer, he has managed corporate and taxation issues of local and multinational clients. He has likewise resolved tax assessment cases issued by the Philippine Bureau of Internal Revenue, and has provided advice to clients on national and local taxes, proper tax strategies to cancel or substantially lower tax assessments, as well as the tax aspects of doing business in the Philippines. He has also successfully handled tax refunds and assessments before the Philippine tax authorities and the Court of Tax Appeals.