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Main tax measures adopted for confronting the COVID-19 crisis.

Main tax measures adopted for confronting the COVID-19 crisis.

In face of the serious economic crisis that is shaping up and gaining momentum in Brazil, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the federal government seeks economic measures that are capable of dealing with the challenges imposed by the current scenario. Bruno Zaroni,...

Government cuts Sistema S company contributions in half

Government cuts Sistema S company contributions in half

The Federal Government published Provisional Measure 932 at the start of the month, which cuts payments by companies and entities to the “Sistema S” in half (Sesi, Senai, Sesc, Senac, Sest, Senar and Sescoop). Effects are valid for three months. According to Paulo...

Payments and taxes are postponed or suspended during pandemic

Payments and taxes are postponed or suspended during pandemic

As a manner of diminishing the damage caused by the new coronavirus pandemic, the Federal Government postponed and further suspended some payments, among those are taxes and obligations, such as FGTS collections (Government Severance Indemnity Fund for Employees). In...

New rules are adopted for corporate and shareholders’ meetings

New rules are adopted for corporate and shareholders’ meetings

Normative Instruction DREI n° 79 came into force last 15 and provides over remote attendance and voting for private and public corporate and shareholders’ meetings, in compliance with the provisions of Provisional Measure 931/2020, released on March 30, 2020. IN 79...