Partner in the Tax practice area of Demarest, Gisele Barra Bossa holds a master’s degree and postgraduate degree lato sensu in Economic Law Sciences from the University of Coimbra (Portugal) and is in course as a doctoral student at the same institution. She served as a judge at the Administrative Tax Court of Appeals (CARF) for four years and has a strong presence in the areas of tax litigation and advisory. In addition, she has managed strategic litigation areas in corporations from various economic segments and has experience in government relations. Gisele is a guest lecturer in postgraduate courses and has lectured at the Faculty of Law at Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie in Campinas and at the Faculty of Administration at Fundação Escola de Comércio Álvares Penteado.
Gisele Barra Bossa
04/12/2020Brazilian Superior Court and the new stance regarding the constitution of a crime for cases of non-payment of ICMS due in an entity’s own operations
— Served as judge of the 1st Section of the Administrative Tax Court of Appeals (CARF) between September 2017 and May 2021.
— Acted in the strategic management of the administrative and judicial tax litigation areas of multinational companies in the cosmetic, pharmaceutical, publishing as well as retail segments.
— Participated in international tax planning and due diligence operations for the completion of corporate restructurings.
— Coordinated, in the field of technical studies: the Tax Litigation Transparency Index (ICAT) Research Project, of the Tax Studies Center (NEF) of FGV Direito SP (2014/2015); the Committee on Legal-Tax Affairs and International Taxation, of the Applied Tax Study Group (GETAP) (2015/2017); and the Research Projects of the New Technologies Taxation Center, of the Professional Master’s Degree at FGV Direito SP (2018/2020).
— Doctoral candidate in Economic Law Sciences from the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra, Portugal (2021)
— Master’s degree in Economic Law Sciences from the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra, Portugal (2010)
— Post-Graduate degree lato sensu in Economic Law Sciences from the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra, Portugal (2007)
— Post-Graduate degree lato sensu in Tax Law from the International Institute of Social Sciences – University Extension Center (CEU), São Paulo, Brazil (2006)
— Bachelor of Laws from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, São Paulo, Brazil (2004)
— Member of the Tax Law Commission of the OAB/SP
— Member of the Movement for the Defense of the Legal Profession (Movimento de Defesa da Advocacia – MDA)
— Member of the Research Council on Taxation and New Technologies, at the Tax Law Center of the Professional Master’s Degree at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV-SP)
— Member of the Research Council for Administrative Tax Litigation Assessment, led by the Brazilian Association of Jurimetrics and the Inter-American Development Bank (ABJ/IDB)
— Coordinator of the technical work “Medidas de Redução do Contencioso Tributário e o CPC/2015 [Measures to Reduce Tax Litigation and CPC/2015]”, Almedina, 1st edition, 2017.
— Coordinator of the book “Tributação da Nuvem: Aspectos Internos e Internacionais [Cloud Taxation: Internal and International Aspects]”, Revista dos Tribunais, 2nd edition, 2020.
— Coordinator of the book “Crimes contra Ordem Tributária: Do Direito Tributário ao Penal [Crimes against the Tax Order: From Tax Law to Criminal Law]”, Almedina, 1st edition, 2020.
— Coordinator of the collective work “Eficiência Probatória e Atual Jurisprudência do CARF [Efficiency Efficiency and Current Jurisprudence of CARF]”, Almedina, 1st edition, 2020.
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