Antonio Carlos Guimaraes Gonçalves
16/12/2019Brazil grapples with tangle of tax laws
Partner of the Governmental Relations, Tax, Public and Regulatory and in charge of the Demarest branch in Brasília, Antonio Carlos Gonçalves is post-graduated in Tax Law by IBET and Bachelor in Laws by Unip. Initially specialized in the Tax area, nowadays also acts in the Governmental Relations, Public and Regulatory areas. Regularly assists companies in the Brazilian market in litigation procedures in course in the Federal Capital, with focus on those in course before the Supreme Federal Court, the Superior Court of Justice and the federal Regional Court of the 1º Region. He also assists companies before the Ministries, the General Prosecutor of the National Treasury, the Regulatory Agencies, the Court of Auditors of the Union and the Administrative Counsel of Tax Appellations (CARF). Is a consultant in Radio Justice, of the Federal Supreme Court, where he casts and comments, live, the plenary sessions of the Court.
— 2013: Assisted Volvo to revert, before the Superior Court of Justice, notice of infraction of value-added tax on sales and services (ICMS) regarding direct importation that was maintained by the lowers courts of the Judiciary.
— 2013: Assisted IharaBras on the suspension of commercialization right of agro toxic product of competitor with registration approved by the National Agency of Sanitary Control – ANVISA.
— Assisted WEIR do Brasil Ltda. on the reestablishment of a company in public bidding performed by Companhia de Desenvolvimento dos Vales do São Francisco e do Parnaíba – CODEVASF.
— Assisted Procomp in the public biding performed by the National Fund of Educational Development, adopting measures before the biding body itself, before the Judiciary and the Court of Auditors of the Union.
— Assisted a company in the field of entertainment in the execution of a Cooperation Agreement with the General Prosecutor of the National Treasury that will allow the admission of class association in lawsuits involving the importation of child games.
— Assisted AVON in judicial measures against ANVISA.
Assisted Bombardier in various administrative procedures before the Court of Auditors of the Union.
— Post-graduation in Tax Law by the Brazilian Institute of Tax Studies (IBET), Brazil (2003)
— Bachelor in Laws by the Paulist University (Unip), Brasília, Brazil (2001)
— Financial Administrative Director and Coordinator of the Committee of Governmental Relations of the Centre of Studies of the Lawyers Associations (CESA), Federal District Sectional.
— Member of the Commission of Application for the Constitucional Fifth of OAB-SP – triennium 2010/2012.
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