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By Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados
Provisional Measure 675, published today, increases the rate of the Social Contribution on Net Profits payable by financial institutions from 15% to 20%.
By Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados
On 9 June 2015, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff announced a new package of privatizations (concessions, leases and authorizations to be granted to private investors) related to infrastructure projects worth BRL 198.4 billion.
By Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados
Municipal Complementary Law 156 (CL 156), published on 7 July 2015, creates a new compulsory contribution for non-residential real estate projects having a total buildable area 10,000 m2 or more.
By Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados
On June 12, 2015, the State of Rio de Janeiro published a new law, Law 7.020, that gives the Administration power to make Tax Settlements (Termo de Ajuste de Conduta Tributária) with ICMS taxpayers...
By Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados
On May 20, 2015, the federal government published Decree 8.451, which (i) zero-rates the social contributions PIS and COFINS attaching to gains resulting from fluctuations in foreign exchange rates...
By Adriana Dantas, Adriana Fuzinato, Ellen Juste Nuñez, Luiz Alcantara
Under the Anticorruption Law, corporate transactions can make one company liable for the corrupt acts of another.
By José Eduardo Pieri, Jana Fraccaroli
Rule 40 is intended to ensure maximum exposure for brands belonging to the Olympic Games' official sponsors.
By José Inácio Ferraz, Bruno Bastos Becker
On 11 March 2015, Brazil's competition authority, CADE – Conselho Administrativo de Defesa Econômica, pub­lished Resolution 12/2015, establishing rules on the procedure for submitting consultations to the author­ity.
By Daniela Soares, Raquel Mansanaro
On April 7, 2015, the São Paulo Commercial Registry, JUCESP – Junta Comercial do Estado de São Paulo, pub¬lished Resolution (Deliberação) no. 2/2015.
By Adriana Dantas, Anna Malta, Luiz Alcantara
One of the more important matters dealt with in the regulations is the criteria that compliance programs must meet in order to be taken into consideration when determining penalties...
By Mario Gelli, Cinthia Achão
More and more, companies have turned to court-supervised business restructuring before their cash position is hopelessly compromised, a move that is not only prudent but even essential in some cases.
By Lígia Regini da Silveira, Leandro Cara Artioli
Provisional Measure 627 (later converted into Law 12.973/2014) added a new §5 to arti¬cle 12 of Decree 1.598/77, which deals with corporate income taxes and contributions.
By Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados
Municipal Complementary Law 156 (CL 156), published on 7 July 2015, creates a new compulsory contribution for non-residential real estate projects having a total buildable area 10,000 m2 or more.
By Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados
On June 12, 2015, the State of Rio de Janeiro published a new law, Law 7.020, that gives the Administration power to make Tax Settlements (Termo de Ajuste de Conduta Tributária) with ICMS taxpayers...
By Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados
The provisional measure will come into effect on September 1, 2015.