Mexico Desk

Sharing a border and business

Mexico is the United States’ biggest trading partner, and its close proximity makes it a go-to market for companies looking to expand outside the United States. With more than 150 clients with operations in the country, our Mexico desk professionals work with companies to navigate our third-largest trading partner’s tax, regulatory and cultural nuances.

Recommended Insights

House tax reform plan includes new "border adjustment" proposal

As 2017 begins, and a new Congress and president are sworn in, a comprehensive tax overhaul appears to be near the top of the legislative agenda. Key to the House GOP’s tax proposal is a move towards a destination-based tax, where income from goods and services are taxed based on where they are consumed, as opposed to where they are produced.

  • February 07, 2017

Deadline approaches for US companies with shelter maquiladora contracts

Mexico issues provisions protecting US companies with shelter maquiladora contracts from permanent establishment taxation.

  • Edgar Lopezlena
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  • December 02, 2016

Global mobility issues in the energy industry

RSM commentary on expatriate issues within the energy industry; a report from the Worldwide ERC conference in Houston

  • Flamin Thomas
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  • July 06, 2016

Beyond borders: Doing business outside the US

U.S. companies doing business in Canada or Mexico should understand current compliance and reporting requirements to manage their businesses.

  • June 21, 2016

Risk and reward: Automotive industry economic trends and forecasts

It’s no surprise that auto suppliers currently have a generally positive outlook. But there are risks which may require attention.

  • Joe Brusuelas, Steve Menaker, Byron Schneidman
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  • May 26, 2016

Eyes turn to Fed rate decision, housing, inflation data

Investors will see top-tier data including a policy rate decision and new information on the housing sector, inflation and retail sales.

  • Joe Brusuelas
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  • March 14, 2016

Overview of the 2016 Mexican Tax Reform Act

A summary of key changes from the 2016 Mexican Tax Reform Act for US companies and individuals with business interests in Mexico.

  • Edgar Lopezlena, Ramon Camacho
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  • March 10, 2016

How can we help you?

How can we help you navigate globally? Contact us by phone +1 800.274.3978 or

Mexico Desk Leader

Edgar Lopezlena, Partner 

events / webcasts


What's next for BEPS: The multilateral instrument

  • December 14, 2016


The evolving VAT landscape: What businesses need to know

  • November 07, 2016


Indianapolis executive education series

  • October 20, 2016


Have you considered what it takes to expand globally?

  • August 01, 2016

Additional information

Insights from RSM International and member firms to consider when entering this market.

Indirect tax update - Oct. 2016

International Business Resillence survey

RSM Global Blog