On February 26, 2015 the Brazilian government created the programme "Programa Bem Mais Simples" (Decree No. 8414/2015) and the Brazilian System for the Integrated Closing of Companies (Sistema Nacional de Baixa Integrada de Empresa).

The purpose is the progressive reduction of paperwork and the electronic integration of processes and procedures relating to public services, especially the opening and closing of companies.

To read this article in full, please click here.

The content of this article is intended to provide a general guide to the subject matter. Specialist advice should be sought about your specific circumstances.