Novotny Advogados’ tax practice provides consulting services and representation in judicial and administrative proceedings for domestic and international clients of all sizes, including individuals. Our tax practice includes:

  • Consulting and advising on tax matters;
  • Judicial and administrative litigation in all stages of the proceedings, including preventive counseling and assistance in audits conducted by tax authorities;
  • Analysis of tax aspects of corporate restructurings and reorganizations, including those involving international trade transactions, international investment and financing, including the issuance of securities outside Brazil;
  • Review of tax issues related to taxation regimes, treaties to avoid double taxation, tax benefits and transfer pricing, among other tax-related matters;
  • Preparation and review of ancillary tax obligations, such as individual tax returns, rural land tax (ITR) returns, statements of Brazilian capital abroad, electronic requests for the restitution of overpaid taxes and compensation statements;
  • Tax due diligence in M&A  and other business transactions.

In litigation, Novotny represents clients in judicial and administrative proceedings throughout all of Brazil, including in the participation in leading cases before the Administrative Council for Tax Appeals, the Brazilian Superior Court of Justice and the Brazilian Supreme Court.

The firm stands out for its experienced and multidisciplinary team of professionals, who review tax issues jointly with accounting, financial, economic and corporate governance aspects. The firm’s lawyers are also involved in academic activities, teaching in postgraduate courses in many universities, in addition to the presence in lectures and seminars on tax matters.

Check out our Tax Newsletter and the Tax Alerts periodically posted by us with news on new tax laws and regulations and case law.


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