Tax Advisory

The complexity of the Brazilian tax system increases the risk in the decision making of any company inserted in the international or domestic market. For this reason, Barral M Jorge has an experienced tax advisory team from the public sector and with great expertise in the private sector. Involving professionals from the legal, accounting and economic areas, the purpose of tax advice is to increase the security of decisions, offer technical and viable solutions and help reduce costs.


  • Analysis and proposition to change or improve tax legislation, fiscal policy monitoring, strategic reporting and impacts for the economic sectors

  • Developing forward-looking scenarios to anticipate tax and financial policy trends

  • Elaboration of legal opinions, guidelines and theses, based on current legal norms, administrative and judicial jurisprudence, administrative practices and the characteristics of economic segments, aiming at preventive practices and strategies of action for municipal, state and federal taxes.

  • Proceedings in federal tax administrative litigation – infraction notices and dismissal of compensation / refunds from the Administrative Council of Tax Appeals (CARF) and the Ministry of Finance at the district, state and municipal levels. The work covers the whole process, including preparation of defenses and parts, personal follow-up in all instances, presentation of memorials and making oral submissions, including in higher courts when necessary.

  • (Due diligence ) for corporate operations, risk assessment of contingencies, qualification in special customs regimes and taxation.

  • Tax compliance: review of tax procedures and collection of tax obligations and ancillary obligations.

  • Audits for the recovery of tax credits, such as PIS / PASEP and COFINS credits, in the non-cumulative regime, including preparation or rectification of Reimbursement Requests, Restitution Requests and Compensation Declaration (PER-DCOMP), if case.

  • Assistance to obtain qualification in the RADAR system of the Federal Revenue Secretariat.

  • Organization of contingencies for the issuance of negative debit certificates or positive ones with negative effects.

  • Guidance and advice for the conduction of the audit procedure, including the delivery of documents, preparation of the responses to the terms of the subpoena and other measures.