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Stocche Forbes Advogados
04538-132 SÃO PAULO SP
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Partner of the firm.


Paulo has wide experience in tax and international tax laws, both in Brazil and abroad, having represented large and mid-sized companies, in particular foreign, in many types of transactions since 2001.  His overseas experience includes working for Ernst & Young and KPMG in Munich. In Brazil, he has worked for the Brazilian National Treasury Attorney General’s Office.

He is author of the books “Double Tax Treaties Policies of Brazil” and “A Bitributação Econômica do LucroEmpresarial” (Double Taxation of Business Profits), as well as numerous articles for various publications.

Paulo is Member of the Academic Committee and professor of the coursesDomestic Tax Law” and “International Tax Law”, Brazilian Institute of Tax Law (IBDT). Member of the Scientific Council of the Tax Law Review and of the International Tax Law Review of the Brazilian Institute of Tax Law (IBDT).


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Member of the Brazilian Bar Association, Instituto Brasileiro de Direito Tributário (IBDT), AssociaçãoBrasileira de Direito Financeiro (ABDF), International Fiscal Association (IFA) and Deutsch-BrasilianischeIndustrie-und Handelskammer (Brazil-Germany Chamber of Commerce and Industry – AHK Brasil).


Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B.) from UniversidadeFederal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) – 2004. Masters in Laws Degree (LL.M.) from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich –  2006. PhD in Economic Law, Vienna University of Economics and Business (Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien) with thesis in “Double Tax Treaty Policies of Brazil” – 2017.

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.