Salvador Portal, Founding Partner (1945-2007)



  • Tax Law
  • Tax Appeals
  • Tax Litigation
  • Tax Planning
  • Income Tax, VAT and Municipal Tax
  • Capital Gains Tax
  • Administrative Law
  • Banking Law
  • Business, Commercial & Corporate Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Fiscal Law
  • Real Estate
  • Notarial Services

Chair of the Tax Department and founding member of the firm, Salvador Portal was one of the most recognizable Tax Attorneys in Central America. He was a former Tax Court judge and, for ten years, an officer of the Ministry of Treasury. He had the distinguished honor of having been called to serve several Presidents of El Salvador as a Consulting Attorney on the creation of and reforms to the Salvadoran National Tax Law.

Salvador brought his immense legal talents to advise national and international clients across all industry and service segments on tax-related issues where he concentrated on international tax strategies and planning.  As a partner in two of the countries’ leading accounting and auditing firms, he was able to offer his clients a comprehensive solution to all of their individual, business, commercial and corporate tax needs.  Salvador was a frequent lecturer at Tax Planning symposia and conferences throughout Central and Latin America




Spanish and English



Universidad Nacional de El Salvador
INIDEM Business School (LL.M)

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79 Avenida Norte y 13 Calle
Poniente No. 4109
Col. Escalón,
San Salvador, El Salvador



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