The Legislation Department of the Executive Power published a Clarification Note on Law No. 12,741, of 2012. According to this note, the Federal Government shall send the National Congress a proposal to postpone in one year the term to apply the penalties provided for non-compliance with this Law. According to this note, the Administration shall promote educative guidance on this matter during one year.


We remind you that Law No. 12,741, of 2012, provided that the companies must inform the amount concerning federal, state and municipal taxes charged on the price of the products or services acquired by the consumer.


Thus, in June 13, 2013, Provisory Act No. 620 was published, providing that if a company does not comply with the provisions of Law No. 12,741, of 2012, it may be subject to the sanctions and penalties provided by the Consumer Defense Code.