Farnaz Amini

Farnaz Amini

Ph.D., Transfer Pricing Lead

117 East Colorado Boulevard
Suite 600
Pasadena, CA 91105
p 213.260.2969

Dr. Farnaz Amini, the transfer pricing lead of the International Tax group, specializes in evaluating and developing related party transactions, as well as helping her clients optimize their transactions and meet regulatory and compliance requirements. She has over a decade of experience in practicing economics and transfer pricing, with clients from Fortune 50 multi-national corporations to private equity and hedge funds. She has extensive experience assisting clients in the financial services, technology, real estate, industrial and apparel industries with their transfer pricing compliance and consulting needs.


Her expertise includes:

  • Planning and evaluating complex intercompany arrangements from US Section 482 and OECD Guidelines perspectives
  • Performing economic analyses including technical comparables benchmarking, pricing models, intangible asset valuations, APAs, cost allocations, and financial and economic modeling
  • Evaluating related party financial transactions involving REITs, intercompany loans and fee splits
  • Preparing Section 482 and OECD Guidelines compliant transfer pricing planning and documentation studies
  • M&A transfer pricing due diligence analysis