Carlos T. Carado II

Tax Partner, PwC Philippines

Tax Partner

Carlos has more than 14 years of advocacy work and professional experience advising multinationals and local businesses in various tax issues. He leads the firm’s transfer pricing practice.

He has extensive experience in providing tax advice, tax planning and corporate reorganizations, tax due diligence, and assisting in tax assessments and/or refund cases for various clients of different industries including power generation, construction and engineering, call centers and business process outsourcing, pharmaceuticals, transportation, consumer and industrial products, technology, media and entertainment, and telecommunications.

Carlos is both a Lawyer (Juris Doctor) and Certified Public Accountant. He also received the Superior Performance Award when he graduated from the Asian Institute of Management (Management Development Program) in 2009.

He has attended various trainings both locally and abroad, and is a frequent speaker in seminars and conferences.  He was a faculty member in Assumption College, Makati, where he lectured on business and tax laws.

Carlos writes regularly for the Philippine BusinessWorld, with topics ranging from international taxation, Philippine taxes, and transfer pricing. He has also published with Bloomberg, International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation, Practical Asian Tax Strategies, World Trade Executive, and Asia Today.

Experience

  • Power
  • Construction and engineering
  • BPO
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Transportation
  • Consumer and industrial products
  • Technology
  • Media and entertainment
  • Telecommunications

Specialty

  • Transfer pricing
  • Tax advice
  • Tax planning & corporate reorganization
  • Tax due diligence
  • Tax assessments/refunds

Education

  • Asian Institute of Management (Management Development Program)
  • Juris Doctor - Ateneo de Manila University
  • BSC-Accounting Technological Institute of the Philippines