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Velloza Advogados

Tax

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What the team is known for

Practice group known for its experience assisting companies hailing particularly from the financial sector with tax consultancy work and contentious mandates at all levels of the judiciary. Team additionally advises on the tax structuring of corporate transactions, as well as matters involving direct and indirect contributions.

Notable practitioners

Name partner Rubens José Novakoski Fernandes Velloza 's tax advisory practice continues to be widely acknowledged by market commentators for its strength in connection with the financial services sector. Interviewees attest: "He is a well-recognised and notable figure in the finance market and often handles fiscal mandates connected to this type of transaction."

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Overview

Recognized as one of the most admired law firms in the area, Velloza Advogados has proven and capable teams dedicated exclusively to corporate and individual taxation, including tax litigation (both at the administrative and judicial levels).
Our advice comprises federal, state, and municipal taxes, as well as cross-border tax planning in the context of international treaties.
We specialize in consulting services designed to achieve tax efficiency in full compliance with all applicable laws and court rulings, whether through corporate reorganization transactions such as joint ventures, acquisitions and divestitures, mergers, spin-offs and amalgamations, as well as in debt renegotiations.
And clients look to us for sophisticated cross-border tax planning. We are brought in to analyze international treaties, give legal opinions on structures that involve the inbound or outbound payment of commissions, interest, dividends, royalties and other sums and avoid or minimize double taxation.
We represent clients in tax-related defenses and appeals at all levels of administrative and court jurisdiction. This includes the filing of lawsuits seeking the suspension, compensation and refund of undue payment/overpaid taxes, among others.
With over two decades of experience in tax law, we also provide guidance on the eligibility to and compliance with regional and sectoral tax incentives, as well as other tax incentive programs and regimes made available under governmental industrial policies.

Members

Novakoski Fernandes Velloza, Rubens José (Head of Department)

Augusto Andrade, Leonardo

Cabral e Silva, Leandro

Junqueira Calazans, Fernanda

Neiva de Figueiredo Domingueti, Newton

Parzanese dos Reis, Fabrício

Tax Department

Velloza Advogados

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Department location

Avenida Paulista, 901

17º e 18º andares

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo

Brazil

01311-100

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Rubens José Novakoski Fernandes Velloza
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