Alfredo J. De Zayas, CPA, is a principal in the Tax and Accounting Department at MBAF. Alfredo has been in the public accounting profession since 1980.
Alfredo provides tax compliance and planning services to domestic and international clients. He has experience in various industries and clients including hedge funds, high net worth individuals, hospitality and tourism, private equity funds, professional services firms, real estate (investments, developers and contractors), shipping, telecommunications and wholesale/distribution, among others.
Alfredo specializes in international tax focusing his practice on issues arising in international transactions and with non-U.S. persons including cross-border transfers, mergers and acquisitions, transfer pricing, offshore voluntary disclosures, foreign investments in U.S. real property, pre-immigration tax planning, foreign tax credits, controlled foreign corporations, passive foreign investment corporations and others.
In addition, Alfredo is a frequent speaker at tax conferences and seminars on topics dealing with international tax. Prior to joining MBAF, Alfredo worked for other major South Florida CPA firms.
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Cuban American CPAs Association
- Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- The International Tax Group
- Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce
- Florida lnternational University – Master of Science in Taxation, 1998
- University of Miami – Master of Business Administration, 1985
- Florida International University – Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, 1979
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