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Global Brazil Tax: Non-contentious

This section features law firms and lawyers who advise on non-contentious tax matters, including tax advisory work on international taxation, including transfer pricing and double taxation is highly relevant to this area, as is advice on tax structures for corporate transactions.

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Band 1
  1. Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice
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    Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 1 Years Ranked
    Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice is a front-running firm with an established tax department regularly sought out by well-known companies due to its proficient counsel on transactional mandates. Its experienced bench demonstrates prowess advising on an array of non-contentious issues, such as the fiscal implications of high-value M&A transactions, as well as assisting clients with the implementation of complex tax structures and tax planning. Its clients arise from a diverse range of industries, including banking and finance, mining and technology.
  2. 1
    Mariz de Oliveira e Siqueira Campos Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 1 Years Ranked
    Mariz De Oliveira e Siqueira Campos Advogados is a prestigious tax boutique earning the highest praise for its impressive track record of handling advisory mandates. The firm remains a first port of call for both domestic and international companies in need of tax advice relating to M&A deals, IPOs and corporate reorganisations. Its deep bench also demonstrates particular expertise in issuing legal opinions on matters involving indirect taxes such as ISS and ICMS. The firm's distinguished team has additional expertise advising its client roster on international tax matters.
  3. Mattos Filho
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    Mattos Filho
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 1 Years Ranked
    Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados is a powerhouse held in high esteem for its prowess in the full spectrum of tax mandates. The firm's distinguished team advises domestic and multinational corporate heavyweights from a range of industries on the fiscal aspects of an array of matters, including IPOs, M&A, joint ventures and corporate reorganisations. Its client roster includes major players from the banking and finance, technology and cosmetics industries.
  4. Pinheiro Neto Advogados
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    Pinheiro Neto Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 1 Years Ranked
    Pinheiro Neto Advogados is a top-flight firm with a revered tax department skilled at assisting national and international players from diverse industries, including automotive, technology and cosmetics, with an array of fiscal issues. Its highly regarded team frequently draws upon the firm's impressive expertise in other areas, such as corporate and insolvency, to advise on the fiscal implications of cross-border M&A transactions and acquisitions under judicial reorganisations. The team boasts additional expertise advising on the tax aspects of capital market operations and corporate restructuring.
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Band 2
  1. Lefosse Advogados
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    Lefosse Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 1 Years Ranked
    Lefosse Advogados is a highly respected firm with a wealth of experience advising multinational organisations on a range of cross-border tax matters. The team has earned a strong reputation for its ability to assist with complex fiscal issues connected to corporate transactions, including cost sharing, transfer pricing and reorganisations. Its clients also highlight the firm's expertise in handling federal and municipal taxes such as ISS, PIS and COFINS, as well as social security contributions. The firm's clientele comprises significant players from an array of industries including telecommunications, energy and technology.
  2. Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados
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    Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 1 Years Ranked
    Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados is a longstanding firm with a talented team acting for companies from diverse industries, including banking and finance, mining and technology, on a range of tax mandates. The team has experience assisting clients with the fiscal implications of M&A, corporate reorganisations and IPOs. It boasts additional expertise advising on the fiscal aspects of cross-border mandates such as international investments and matters relating to foreign capital gains.
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Band 3
  1. BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão
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    BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 1 Years Ranked
    BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão is a noteworthy firm with a solid track record of assisting companies with a range of advisory and transactional tax matters. The team draws upon its well-regarded corporate and capital markets practice to advise clients on the fiscal impacts of related transactions, including corporate reorganisations, acquisitions and IPOs. It also demonstrates experience handling tax issues arising from debt restructuring. Its clientele spans a diverse range of industries, including telecommunications, energy and insurance.
  2. Brigagão, Duque Estrada - Advogados
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    Brigagão, Duque Estrada - Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 1 Years Ranked
    Brigagão, Duque Estrada - Advogados is a respected firm with a seasoned team regularly providing advisory services to companies regarding the structuring of their business activities in Brazil. Its clients also benefit from the team's expertise advising on international tax matters and the fiscal implications of M&A and corporate reorganisations, such as goodwill amortisation and capital gains tax. Its clientele spans various industries, including telecommunications, automotive and healthcare.
  3. Demarest Advogados
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    Demarest Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 1 Years Ranked
    Demarest Advogados is an established firm with a recognised tax practice covering a wide remit of issues. The team draws upon a well-regarded corporate practice to regularly advise major players hailing from the banking and finance, automotive and pharmaceutical industries on the fiscal impacts of complex M&A deals and reorganisations, as well as tax planning mandates. It boasts strong expertise handling both direct and indirect tax matters, including those relating to PIS and COFINS, ICMS and IRPJ and CSLL.
  4. Trench Rossi Watanabe
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    Trench Rossi Watanabe
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 1 Years Ranked
    Trench Rossi Watanabe is a well-known firm assisting domestic and international clients with a range of tax issues. Players from the technology, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries benefit from the team's ability to advise on the fiscal aspects of complex transactions such as M&A, corporate reorganisations and capital market operations. Its team of experts also have a solid amount of experience advising on the full spectrum of federal, state and municipal taxes, including PIS and COFINS, ICMS and ISS.
  5. Veirano Advogados
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    Veirano Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 1 Years Ranked
    Veirano Advogados is a longstanding firm with a significant track record of acting on complex tax matters. It is regularly called upon by national and international corporate heavyweights from a range of industries, including telecommunications, technology and automotive, due to its renowned skills assisting with issues relating to customs, transfer pricing and tax planning. Its clients also highlight the team's expertise handling both federal and state taxes such as PIS, COFINS and ICMS. It additionally draws upon its strong corporate practice to advise on the tax implications of acquisitions and reorganisations.
  6. Aires Barreto Advogados Associados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 3
  7. Lacaz Martins, Pereira Neto, Gurevich & Schoueri Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 3
  8. Sacha Calmon - Misabel Derzi Consultores e Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 3
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Band 4
  1. Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados
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    Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 4 | 1 Years Ranked
    Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados is a full-service firm frequently retained by companies from a range of industries, including pharmaceuticals, energy and consumer goods, to provide counsel on the fiscal aspects of transactional mandates. The team draws upon its market-leading corporate practice to assist clients with the tax issues arising from IPOs, corporate reorganisations and M&A. It boasts additional capability handling sector-specific tax matters such as the application of the REPETRO regime.
  2. Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown
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    Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 4 | 1 Years Ranked
    Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown is a well-known firm maintaining a strong tax consultancy practice advising on the fiscal aspects of financial investments, M&A and corporate reorganisations. Clients from an array of industries, including oil and gas, energy and telecommunications, also benefit from its strong ability to advise on cross-border mandates owing to its cooperation agreement with a major global firm.
  3. TozziniFreire Advogados
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    TozziniFreire Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 4 | 1 Years Ranked
    TozziniFreire Advogados is a full-service firm regularly assisting companies with the fiscal aspects of corporate mandates, such as tax planning relating to M&A and corporate structuring. The team has a vast amount of experience handling a range of both direct and indirect taxes, such as ICMS, IRPJ and CSLL, as well as social security contributions. Its clientele spans an array of industries, including food and beverages, retail and telecommunications.
  4. KLA Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  5. Lobo de Rizzo Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  6. Machado Associados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 4
  7. Stocche Forbes Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 4
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Band 5
  1. Velloza Advogados
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    Velloza Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5 | 1 Years Ranked
    Velloza Advogados is a practice group known for its experience assisting companies hailing particularly from the financial sector with tax consultancy work. The team advises clients on the tax structuring of corporate transactions, as well as matters relating to tax credits and direct and indirect contributions.
  2. Bichara Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  3. Castro Barros Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  4. CGM Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  5. Dias Carneiro Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  6. Felsberg Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  7. Gaia Silva Gaede Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  8. Huck, Otranto, Camargo Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  9. Peixoto e Cury Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  10. Rolim, Viotti, Goulart, Cardoso Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  11. Schneider, Pugliese, Sztokfisz, Figueiredo e Carvalho Sociedade de Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  12. SiqueiraCastro - Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  13. Utumi Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5
  14. Vaz, Buranello, Shingaki & Oioli Advogados
    Tax: Non-contentious
    Global 2022 | Band 5