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Machado Associados, Erika Yumi Tukiama, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

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Erika Yumi Tukiama

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Machado Associados

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Partner in the international taxation area


Erika Tukiama is a fearless professional with many years of experience in direct tax and international taxation. Over the years, Erika has worked on major corporate restructuring cases, mergers and acquisitions, and operationalisation of foreign investments in Brazil as well as Brazilian investments abroad. She is currently a partner in Machado Associados, responsible for international taxation and digital economy.

She has an outstanding international profile which allows her to be a speaker at several conferences and seminars all over the world.

Erika holds a graduate and postgraduate degree from the University of São Paulo. She has also authored and co-authored several articles on domestic and international taxation and is an active member of the International Bar Association (IBA) and the International Fiscal Association (IFA).


Portuguese and English


Brazilian Bar Association - São Paulo Section (OAB/SP)
International Bar Association (IBA)
International Fiscal Association (IFA)


Postgraduate Studies in Tax Law - Instituto Brasileiro de Estudos Tributários (IBET), 2002; Universidade de São Paulo (USP), 2000



Within: Tax

Machado Associados advises on the gamut of taxation and provides a ‘tailor-made service’ to its clients. It is well known for its experience in the cosmetics sector, in which it has a number of high-profile clients, though its client base extends beyond that industry. It is well versed in cross-border matters, often working with leading international law firms. The ‘very open and direct’ Ricardo Marletti Debatin da Silveira ‘always seeks the best result’, and Paulo Rogério Garcia Ribeiro is also recommended. Founding partner José Maurício Machado has over 40 years of experience in tax and corporate law. Luís Rogério Farinelli specialises in direct tax, and Erika Yumi Tukiama in international tax.

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