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Tauil & Chequer adds to partnership


Friday, 2 December

Brazilian firm Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has added to its partner count for the fifth time this year, hiring project finance and regulatory partner Bruno Aurélio from Cascione, Pulino, Boulos & Santos Advogados.

Brazil risks double taxation in post-BEPs era

Friday, 2 December

Luis Carbajo, Gustavo Haddad, Antonio Macias Valdes and Luis Trzcina
Brazil’s formulaic transfer pricing rules may result in double taxation for companies if it does not embrace OECD recommendations, heard delegates at the debut Latin Lawyer Tax Summit, held in Miami on 9 November.

New anti-corruption measures approved in Brazil

Friday, 2 December

Long-awaited anti-corruption measures approved in Brazil on Wednesday have been met with strong criticism from the Operation Car Wash task force for a newly added provision targeting prosecutors and judges through an abuse of power offence.

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