Zulmar Neves Advocacia

Tax: South

Band 3BrazilLatin America 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Respected department widely recognised due to its strong presence advising  players from the Serra Gaúcha region. Admired team is regularly called upon by companies from the technology, real estate and agribusiness sectors to advise on tax structuring of corporate transactions and tax planning. Clients also benefit from its expertise handling contentious matters, including administrative and judicial proceedings.


One commentator says: "The firm is well recognised and enjoys great credibility in the market," and adds: "The skilled team are agile in their response and accessible to clients."

Notable practitioners

Head of department João Carlos Franzoi Basso is the key contact for clients.

Department Information

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  • Assistance and counseling on the interpretation and application of federal, state and local tax laws concerning direct and indirect taxes by means of answers to written or oral questions as well as the preparation of legal opinion letters.

  • Preparation and submission of formal inquiries to tax authorities.

  • Administrative defense of a tax–deficiency notice by means of objections and appeals inherent to the case, with special interaction with the Tax Appeal Administrative Board - CARF in Brasília.

  • Preparation and filing of lawsuits for the purpose of challenging the imposition of taxes on business transactions.

  • Preparation and filing of lawsuits seeking to ensure the right to obtain Debt Clearance Certificates and action for annulment of tax credits.

  • Special counseling in any lawsuit through the submission of briefs and presentation of oral arguments in Court.

  • Assistance for the structuring and implementation of tax planning according to the business and the laws applicable thereto.


Franzoi Basso, João Carlos

Lunardi Nader, Vinicius

Tax: South Department

Zulmar Neves Advocacia

Department location

Av Cristóvão Colombo, No. 3084, 6' andar

Bairro Floresta

Porto Alegre - RS

Rio Grande Do Sul


90560-002, RS

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