STAAR Surgical is a leading eye implants manufacturer for refractive and cataract correction, with headquarters in Monrovia, California, the US and international offices in Nidau, Switzerland, and Tokyo, Japan. UHY Fay & Co, Spain, provides STAAR Surgical with tax and legal services, including incorporating a new branch of the multinational in Spain, obtaining the legal licence to practice in the country, tax compliance for the group’s activity, and preparing its transfer pricing manual to comply with Spanish legislation affecting related party transactions.
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