Real Estate Investor Visa and Residency

Since 2017, Brazil has a legal provision to grant visa and residency to Real Estate Investors; in other words, foreigners who buy a real estate in the country with money derived from overseas and can apply for a visa (while out of Brazil) or a residency (if the investor has been in Brazil under any […]

2019 Brazil CBE filing Season

The first semester of each year concentrates the period that individuals, who are tax residents in Brazil, shall file the due returns to Brazilian authorities. Considering we are approaching Brazil filing season, we are making available our tax consultancy to support you to fill it out, such as: Annual Income Tax Return; Brazil Central Bank […]

Preguntas sobre La Nueva Ley de Migraciones Brasileira

25 DE OCTUBRE DE 2017 – BUSINESS LEY DE MIGRACIONES N.º 13.445 Con la edición de la Ley 13.445, publicada el día 24 de mayo de 2017, se instituye un nuevo marco regulatorio para las migraciones en Brasil. Esta Ley entrará en vigor el día 21 de noviembre de 2017. Dada la importancia de esta […]

The Five-Yearly Census of Foreing Capital in The Country 2016 – Base Year 2015

Started on July 1st, 2016 the term for filing to the Central Bank of Brazil of the Census of Foreing Capital invested in Brazil in 2016 (base year 2015), with its regular term ending at 6pm of August 15, 2016. All companies headquartered in Brazil with direct interest in its share capital from non-residents, regardless […]

Brazilian Permanent Investor Visa Granted Under €125.000,00 Investment

In the end of 2015, the National Council of Immigration, motivated by the Real devaluation, increased significantly the required investment value for the application for investor’s permanent visa by foreign investors, private person. Previously, the investment in foreign currency should be equal or superior to BRL 150,000.00 (approximately € 37,500.00).

2014 Brazil Central Bank Report

Individuals tax residents in Brazil who held amount equal to or greater than US$ 100,000.00 (one hundred thousand dollars) on 31 December 2.014 are subject to file the Brazil Central Bank Report. We would like to point out that the report does not trigger any taxation on assets. The deadline to file the Brazil Central […]

Brazilian-British Lawyers Exchange Programme

We are very please to announce that Dr. Daniel Villas Bôas´ application for Brazilian-British Lawyers Exchange Programme has been successful. The program which will take place in London (United Kingdon) and was organized by the Bar Council of England and Wales, the Law Society of England and Wales, Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil (OAB) and […]

Doing Business in Brazil

During the last few years, Brazil has emerged as a stronger and more attractive global player. A high degree of economic diversification, combined with a strong domestic consumer market and a broad selection of trading partners, bolstered by a well regulated financial system, have been keys to successfully mitigating the effects of the international economic […]

Bar Council continues to strengthen ties with Brazil

Daniel Villas Boas has attended the seminar How England and Wales continue to influence international Law promoted by The Bar Council of England and Wales, UK trade & Investment and British Consulate in São Paulo. The seminar has conducted by Jo Crellin, Her ajesty´s Consul General in São Paulo and Director for UK trade & […]