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Brazil: Normative Ruling RFB No. 1,6562016: Amendments to the Rules Applicable to the Taxation of Foreign Currency Exchange Gains and Losses
  • Mayer Brown - Tauil & Chequer
  • Brazil
  • August 4 2016

On August 2, 2016, Normative Ruling RFB 1,6562016 was published in the Official Gazette , amending Section 5 of Normative Ruling RFB 1,0792016


Incentive program to technological innovation and increase of the production chain of automotive vehicles INOVAR-AUTO - modifications
  • Machado Meyer Advogados
  • Brazil
  • August 6 2013

Decree No. 8,015 was published on 05.20.2013, and it modified the Incentive Program to Technological Innovation and Increase of the Production Chain


Tax Court rejects taxpayer's basis claim in distressed assets in Superior Trading LLC, et al v. Commissioner, 137 T.C. No. 6 (2011); so-called "DAD" transaction successfully challenged by the Service
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA, Brazil
  • September 13 2011

The Tax Court, in a consolidated case involving a distressed assetdebt tax shelter, held that several partnerships’ basis in purchased consumer debt acquired from a Brazilian company was zero and that the transfer to the partnerships and subsequent redemption of the Brazilian company's partnership interests were a sale of receivables


Brazilian government increases the IOF rate to 6 percent on the foreign investments in the financial and capital market
  • Mayer Brown
  • Brazil
  • October 25 2010

The Tax on Financial Transactions (IOF) is levied on foreign exchange transactions


Nicholas Greenacre
  • White & Case LLP

Matthew Critchley
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Yohai Baisburd
  • White & Case LLP

Sarah O’Hare O’Neal
  • White & Case LLP

Fionán Breathnach
  • Mason Hayes & Curran

Barbara Klementz
  • Baker McKenzie