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Veirano Advogados

AV PRESIDENTE WILSON, 231, 25º ANDAR – RIO DE JANEIRO, RJ 20030-021, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 21 3824 4747
Fax:
Fax +55 21 2262 4247
Email:
Web:
www.veirano.com.br
Brasilia, Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo
Veirano Advogados, Flávio Paranhos, Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL

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Flávio Paranhos

Tel:
Work +55 21 3824 4747
Email:
Veirano Advogados

Work Department

 Tax & Customs

Position

Partner

Career

Flávio Paranhos has more than thirteen years of experience handling tax matters for Brazilian and foreign clients focused on tax consulting, tax litigation and customs law. He counsels companies in the oil and gas industry, specifically assisting with issues related to the import of goods under special customs regimes.

Mr. Paranhos also defends companies against tax assessments filed by Federal, State and Local authorities with the aim of collecting Corporate Income Tax, Social Contributions, State Valued-Added Tax and Municipal Services Tax.

Clients rely upon Mr. Paranhos’s solid knowledge of tax litigation at the judicial and administration levels, enabling him to challenge a specific tax burdens and pursue opportunities to recover taxes unduly paid. He also drafts legal opinions on tax consulting issues and provides counsel on tax aspects of due diligence procedures for mergers and acquisitions transactions.

Languages

 English and Portuguese

Member

American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM), Rio de Janeiro
World Services Group (WSG)
Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) – Rio de Janeiro

Education

LL.M, International and Comparative Law, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, IL, 2012
LL.B, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), 1999
International Tax Law Seminar – The OCDE’s Model and the Brazilian Practice, ABDF, Rio de Janeiro, 2013

Civil Procedural Law Course, Universidade Cândido Mendes (UCM), Rio de Janeiro, 2001


Brazil

Tax

Within: Tax

Veirano Advogados attracts praise for its ‘deep knowledge’ in taxation. Its team is split between the firm’s offices in São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Brasília and Porto Alegre. Practice head Marcelo Reinecken and highly recommended partner Marco Monteiro acted for Microsoft Mobile in a lawsuit to suspend and annul a confiscation penalty regarding past imports; after challenging the case at the administrative level, the team was retained to represent the client in judicial proceedings and successfully obtained an injunction to suspend the penalty. Abel Amaro’s expertise includes indirect tax and customs, and Filipe Richter, Flávio Paranhos and associate Fabio Barichello have notable experience in tax litigation. Fabiana Macedo made partner in January 2018.

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