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Procedures are made easier to open a foreign subsidiary

Procedures are made easier to open a foreign subsidiary

With the entry into force of Decree No. 9,787, on May 9, the Brazilian Government seeks to make it easier to register the opening of foreign companies’ subsidiaries in the country, passing to the Ministry of Economy the competence to authorize the operation in...

Taxpayers will gain recognition of their ICMS credits

Taxpayers will gain recognition of their ICMS credits

To avoid the so-called fiscal war, when granting ICMS (State Goods and Services Tax) benefits, the states must first get authorization from the National Council for Tax Policy, CONFAZ. However, there are situations in which states grant benefits without this...

The Central Bank might authorize US dollar accounts in Brazil

The Central Bank might authorize US dollar accounts in Brazil

The Central Bank wants to allow the opening of US dollar accounts in Brazil. According to the entity’s Director of Regulation, Otávio Damaso, the objective is to facilitate the routine of imports and exports, besides strengthening the Brazilian currency and attracting...

Prosecution of economic freedom: initial reflections

Prosecution of economic freedom: initial reflections

On April 30th of this year, Prosecution 881 was published on DOU (Official Daily Gazette), called by the Federal Government the “Prosecution of Economic Freedom”, establishing the Declaration of Economic Freedom Rights – one of the main proposals of...