Rafael Pandolfo > Rafael Pandolfo Advogados Associados > PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Rafael Pandolfo Advogados Associados
RUA TOBIAS DA SILVA, 120
MOINHOS DE VENTO
PORTO ALEGRE
Brazil

Work Department

Tax

Position

General  Coordination. Practice Areas: tax litigation, tax advisory, tax planning regarding domestic and international tax law, corporate tax, M&A taxation

Career

Founding partner of the Rafael Pandolfo Advogados Associados law firm.

Chief lawyer in the drafting of defence strategies in tax cases in the judicial and administrative spheres, with active participation in trials before the Courts of Appeal (administrative and judicial) and Superior Courts (Superior Court of Justice and Supreme Federal Court).

He has extensive experience in counselling retail chains, especially food, appliances and construction material retail.

Mr. Pandolfo has in his curriculum vast expertise in consulting for the Federation of Commerce of Goods and Services of the State of Rio Grande do Sul (FECOMERCIO/RS), which brings together large, medium and small enterprises in retail, wholesale and service.

He has a seat in the Technical Council of Tax, Legal and Civil Affairs of the Federation of Industry of the State of Rio Grande do Sul (CONTEC/FIERGS), where he provides tax advice and assistance to the industrial sector.

As a PhD in Tax Law and a former judge at CARF, a judging body of the Ministry of Finance, he aligns the experiences acquired in conducting the technical alignment of all the content produced by the firm.

Languages

portuguese english

Memberships

Member of the Institute of Tax Research (IPT), of the Institute for Tax Studies (IET), of the School of Tax Studies Foundation (FESDT) and member of the Technical Board of Tax, Legal and Financial Affairs (CONTEC) at FIERGS-RS. Consultant at Fecomércio-RS and Business Consultant. Member of São Paulo Bar Association; Rio Grande do Sul Bar Association;
CEDT.

Education

Attorney-at-law, Master and Doctoral degree in Tax Law from PUC-SP, President of the Special Committee on Tax Law (CEDT) of OAB-RS and professor at the Brazilian Institute of Tax Studies (IBET). 

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

Porto Alegre-based Rafael Pandolfo Advogados Associados has a strong track record in tax litigation. Rafael Pandolfo and Airton Riella are names to note.