Mexico Desk

Sharing a border and business

Whether you are a U.S. company looking to expand into Mexico, or a Mexican company seeking  opportunities in the United States, the challenges are the same. How do you translate your strategy and vision into success in a market with different tax and regulatory systems, a different cultures, with hundreds of new challenges?

RSM understands. Our Mexico Desk has one purposes - helping companies on both sides of the border. Whether you have a single question about taxes, concerns about differing regulatory practices or are looking for broad advice on developing an effective cross-border strategy, RSM's Mexico Desk is ready to help.

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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 

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