Benedict R. Tugonon
Benedict Tugonon is the Head of the Tax Department. He also served as the President of the Tax Management Association of the Philippines in 2016.
He joined the law firm in February 2000, and has since undergone an extensive and hands-on training in Tax Law under Attys. Wilfrido Sanchez and Ruel Soriano.
He has advised numerous clients on the tax aspect of major transactions, including property acquisitions and transfers, corporate mergers and reorganization, tax audit, and estate tax planning.
Mr. Tugonon has also advised and assisted several multinational clients in structuring their investments in the Philippines in a tax-efficient manner. He periodically conducts tax seminars and lectures to tax professionals and clients.