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Normative Resolution No 36 – visa issuance to immigrants who want to invest in Brazilian property

29
Nov
2018

On November 21st., 2018, the National Immigration Council published the Normative Resolution No 36 (“NR 36”) that discipline the granting of residence to foreigners investing in Brazilian property.Through referred Resolution the Labor Department shall be entitled to grant residence authorization for individuals that, by means of their own resources from overseas, invest in real estate located in Brazil.In such context...

INDICATION OF FINAL BENEFICIARY: Deadline for providing the information is coming to an end.

12
Nov
2018

Through the publication of the Normative Instruction No. 1634/2016, amended by the Normative Instruction No. 1684/2016, the Internal Revenue Service of Brazil made it mandatory the provision of information relating to the final beneficiary of the following entities: (a) clubs and investment funds; (b) entities domiciled abroad, that in the country, are real estate holders; vehicles; vessels; aircraft; bank accounts; ...

Constitutionality of outsourcing in company´s core activities has been recognized

27
Sep
2018

The Brazilian Supreme Court on August 2018, recognized the Constitutionality of outsourcing to core activities, on terms of the amendment brought by Law No 13.467/2017, also known as by Labor Reform.The Law No 13.467/2017, on the original proposal, authorized the outsourcing in both ancillary and core activities, however, after some changes introduced on the proposal, this became to anticipate the non-specific activity to...

Senate approves bill of law on the protection of personal data

26
Jul
2018

On Tuesday, July 10, the plenary of the Senate approved, on an emergency basis, Bill of Law nº 53, regarding the Protection of Personal Data.The proposed legislation addresses the treatment of digitally processed information, from personal registration data up to pictures and texts disclosed in social media. It provides a series of rights to data owners, who become entitled to request access to personal information, as well...

Federal Government announces the creation of the Rota 2030 Program

17
Jul
2018

It was published last 06.07 the Provisional Measure 843/2018, which creates the Rota 2030 - Mobility and Logistics Program. The program was created with the objective of supporting the technological development, innovation and energy efficiency in the automotive sector.According to initial information from the Government, the program will have a fiscal cost of up to R $ 1.5 billion per year, lasting 15 years.Through Route...

City of Rio de Janeiro reopens term for debt renegotiation program

29
Jun
2018

The city of Rio de Janeiro has reopened the renegotiation of fiscal debts program, called “Concilia Rio”, which offers discounts of up to 80% on default accruals and ex officio fines.Law nº 6.365/2018 allows prompt payment with a reduction of up to 80% on the fine amount or installment payment with a reduction of up to 50% of the fine, depending on the number of parcels. ISS (tax on services), IPTU (property tax)...

São Paulo’s town hall reduces the rate of tax on services (ISS) for the technology department

20
Feb
2018

The new tax on services’ rate (“ISS’s Rate”) for certain services as well as the new classifications of services according to its specialties shall be in effect from February 13th, 2018. The great innovation of the Law 16.757/2017 of Sao Paulo’s municipality, is the incentive to the technology department, with the reduction of ISS’s Rate to services as systems’ analyses and development, programming...