José María Cobos Gómez

José María Cobos Gómez - Garrigues

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  • Spanish



José María Cobos Gómez



José María is a partner in the Tax practice area.

He has extensive experience in the field of business taxation, restructuring transactions and advising tax groups, as well as in the area of personal and wealth planning, family business and tax inspection and regularization proceedings. He belongs to the Garrigues Sports & Entertainment tax team, and also has considerable experience advising sports companies, artists and professional sportsmen and women

He has provided tax advisory services to both national and international groups in an array of industries (automotive, real estate, commercial distribution, security, publishing, air transportation, environment, renewable energies). He also provides advisory services relating to environmental taxation, R&D and environmental tax incentives and environmental accounting, to both private enterprises and public authorities.

He has been an associate lecturer at  Universidad Pontificia Comillas since 2005, where he teaches subjects pertaining to the areas of accounting and taxation. He also lectures regularly on postgraduate courses at Centro de Estudios de Garrigues and Universidad Europea de Madrid.

José María Cobos is a member of the Madrid Bar Association.

Academic background:

Degree in Law and Business Administration, Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE E-3). PhD in Law, Universidad Cardenal Herrera-CEU.


Author of the book Las deducciones por inversiones medioambientales: aproximación legal, administrativa y jurisprudencial, Editorial Aranzadi, Cizur Menor, 2004.

Coauthor of the books Los Tributos del Sector Eléctrico, Thomson Reuters Aranzadi, Cizur Menor, 2013; Market instruments and Sustainable Economy, Instituto de Estudios Fiscales, Madrid, 2012; Global guide to tax for sportspeople / Fiscalidad internacional de los deportistas (bilingual edition), Editorial Aranzadi, Cizur Menor, 2010; Tratado de tributación medioambiental, Volume II, Editorial Aranzadi, Cizur Menor, 2008.

Numerous articles and publications, including most notably those published in recent years in the specialist journals Estrategia Financiera and Ecosostenible.