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Brazil: Receita Federal introduces “Digital Cloud Certification”

What is the Digital Cloud Certification? The Brazilian Federal Revenue (RFB), in line with market...


Argentina: New Conditions for Issuance of Credit and Debit Notes

Argentina`s tax authority AFIP detected a practice of certain taxpayers which could possibly distort tax-relevant...


Mexico: Deadline for Voluntary Disclosure Program

What is the program about? Mexico’s Programas de Auto Regularización (Voluntary Disclosure Program) targets taxpayers...


Brazil: Tax Authority inspects Final Beneficiaries

The Brazilian tax authority Receita Federal do Brasil announced an “annual inspection plan” for 2019,...


Brazil: São Paulo`s Department of Finance and Planning launches new Portal of Tax Legislation

What is the Portal about? The new Portal of Tax Legislation is a digital search...


Brazil: How IT and Communication Technology Companies can save Taxes

Which tax benefits exist? In Brazil, companies in the IT and information and communication technology...


Brazil: New Standards for Special Customs Regimes Recof and Recof-Sped

Recently, Brazil`s Official Gazette published the Normative Instruction No. 1,904 of the Revenue Services Receita...


Brazil: Tax Rate on various Capital Goods reduced to 0%

On August 2nd, the new Ordinance 510 was published in the Official Gazette (DOU). It...


Brazil: Confaz published 26 new ICMS Conventions

On July 5th, 2019, Brazil`s National Council of Finance Policy (Confaz) decided to enter into...


Brazil: PIS and COFINS Tax on imported Goods

Imported products are subject to the PIS-imports and COFINS-imports tax which has to be paid...



Brasil transfers Financial Activities Control Board to Central Bank

President Jair Bolsonaro has signed an interim measure (medida provisioria, MP) on Monday night to...

Chile: Law establishes Bill Payment in thirty Days

In January 2019, a new law has been introduced which reduced the deadline to pay...

Macri mischt Kabinett um: Argentinien hat einen neuen Wirtschaftsminister

"Laut einer Erklärung des Präsidentenpalastes wird Hernan Lacunza, Wirtschaftsminister der Provinz Buenos Aires, Dujovne ersetzen."

Peruvian peasants protest against Chinese oil company and set on fire offices

"A building in a northern Peruvian town was set on fire on Friday in a...



Brazil tightens controls over money laundering and illicit financial activities

"The measure, published in the Official Gazette, gives power to the central bank president to...
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Argentina’s Alberto Fernández Rejects Economic Protectionist Measures

"Meanwhile, Bolsonaro continued to rage against Fernández on Twitter. "With the possible return of the...

Brazil’s Government Set to Announce Privatization of Postal Service “Correios”

"In the justifications for the privatization of Correios, the Ministry of Economy points out, among...

New blow for airport: judge suspends project on environmental grounds

"A judge today overruled the environmental approval for the Santa Lucía airport that was granted...