The high tax burden in Brazil, as well as the complexity of tax legislation and continuous legislative changes, require companies, even those with well-structured tax departments, to have a close, agile, effective advisory and prepared to solve tax problems, always streamlined with best market practices.
With a multidisciplinary team, working together with other areas of the law firm and with experts in all areas of tax law, including international tax law, the tax advisory area of Finocchio & Ustra Law Firm is prominent for the seamless search to understand the client’s business with the goal of bringing customized and unique alternatives for the process of decision making by the companies’ officers.
Our tax advisory area understands that only a strategic perspective allows an adequate understanding of the core and routine fiscal issues experienced by the companies, and that is precisely what we have been doing for clients in a wide range of business segments.
The activities of the tax advisory area are highlighted in:
National and international tax planning
Assistance and audit in merger and acquisition (M&A) operations
Tax reviews and tax compliance
Assistance, implementation and review of technological innovation tax benefits
Recovery of federal tax credits
Assistance in the recovery of accrued ICMS credits
Assistance in the recovery of ICMS ST credits (including price differential)
Advisory on direct, indirect and social security taxes.