Mr Marcos Vinícius Passarelli Prado > Stocche Forbes Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Stocche Forbes Advogados
04538-132 SÃO PAULO SP
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Work Department

Tax; Administrative and Judicial Proceedings.


Partner of the firm.


Marcos has been working for more than 20 years in tax practice, with focus on tax controversy and litigation and on general tax consulting. He also has significant experience in VAT/indirect tax matters, in State and local tax, customs duties, as well as in transfer pricing. Marcos was an assistant for the 4th Chamber of Ethics and Discipline of the Brazilian Bar Association´s Sao Paulo chapter for years 2008 to 2012. He is author of the articles “Brazilian Taxation of Capital Gains Earned by Non-Residents on Sale of Assets Located in Brazil” and “Taxation in the Internet” and he has authored numerous articles for various publications, including the International Tax Review. Marcos was an assistant professor in Tax Law both at the graduation and post-graduation courses of the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP).


Portuguese and English


Member of the Brazilian Bar Association, of the Tax Researches Institute (IPT), of the Administrative Tax Litigation Committee of the Brazilian Bar Association and of the Tax Law Committee of CESA.


Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B.) from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP) – 1997. Postgraduate Degree in Tax Law from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP) – 2000.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

The high-quality tax practice at Stocche Forbes Advogados is especially strong in tax structuring. This includes support on major M&A, business launches and infrastructure deals. Practice head Renato Coelho is extremely well regarded by clients. He is backed by a strong team, which includes Marcos Vinícius Passarelli Prado, who has a strong focus on indirect tax and customs duties and Paulo César Teixeira Duarte Filho. Since publication, Renata Emery has left the firm, while Daniel Abraham Loria joined from BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão in June 2021.