PRACTICE AREAS

Tax

BLS Advogados tax team offers a broad array of experience in all aspects of tax law, both in Brazilian and international transactions. Our tax lawyers bring years of experience gained in local and international tax practice.

Our top priority is to fashion creative, cost-efficient and value-added tax solutions.

Different tax backgrounds of our members have created a group of tax lawyers experienced in virtually every type of tax matter.

Our tax lawyers have played an important role in creatively structuring Brazilian businesses for foreign investors, including the identification of tax-favorable locations and negotiation of tax regimes and incentives.

Our work in tax matters encompasses:
o Tax advice on transactions of mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs, and asset dispositions;
o Identification of tax-favorable locations, negotiations of special tax regimes and tax incentives;
o Tax advice on structuring of private equity and investment funds;
o Planning of tax-efficient structures for foreign clients to make investment or divestiture in Brazil;
o Application and negotiation of state and local tax incentives to Brazilian and foreign investors, including legal assistance to local governments on the drafting of tax legislation;
o Administrative and judicial tax litigation (federal, state, local and social security) at both trial and appellate courts, involving a wide array of corporate and individual tax issues; and
o Succession and estate tax planning.

Responsáveis da área

David Roberto R. Soares da Silva

+55 11 4085 6200

dsilva@blslaw.com.br