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Working diligently and pro-actively, Choaib, Paiva e Justo Advogados Associados adds value to its clients in its unswerving pursuit of better legal solutions and careful monitoring of the business world and its ensuing legal consequences:

The area of tax law offers tax consulting, litigation and planning services.

Among the services provided, the following stand out:

• Tax litigation within the judicial sphere in all courts;
• Tax litigation within the administrative sphere, having in-depth knowledge of the operation of administrative courts, notably the Board of Tax Appeals, including vast experience in monitoring cases and producing oral defense;
• Tax due diligence, including judicial and administrative cases, encompassing the determination of risks and contingencies resulting from tax procedures adopted by companies;
• Tax planning, including the analysis of new products and transactions;
• Advisory and consulting services involving the preparation of the main ancillary obligations (Statement of Corporate Economic and Tax Information – DIPJ; Statement of Federal Tax Claims and Debts – DCTF, Electronic Request for Refund or Reimbursement and Offset Statement– PER/Dcomp and Statement of Ascertainment of Social Contributions – DACON);
• Preventive review of ancillary obligations so as to anticipate the electronic crossover of internal data from the tax administration;
• Analysis of and advice on withholding taxes upon issuing tax invoices;
• Advisory and consulting services involving the ascertainment and payment of Individual Income Tax, also aimed at preparing the Annual Adjustment Statement;
• Consulting services concerning contributions to INSS (National Social Security Institute), FGTS (Unemployment Compensation Fund) as well as other labor and social security charges;
• Tax review for the purpose of reducing the tax burden pursuant to applicable legislation, showing any tax benefits not used or licit alternative procedures aimed at reducing the taxation levied, in addition to description of any failures or irregularities that may give rise to tax issues;
• Work towards good tax standing before revenue offices as well as federal, state and municipal attorney’s offices for the purpose of obtaining clearance certificates;
• Preparation and/or review of individual or corporate income tax returns before the Brazilian Federal Revenue Office.

São Paulo SP
Rua Pe. João Manuel 755, 8º andar
Cerqueira César CEP 01411-001
Tel: +55 11 3065-0006 Fax: +55 11 3065-0001

Rio de Janeiro RJ
Rua Visconde Pirajá 407 - sala 503,
Ipanema CEP 22410-003
Tel: +55 21 3596-4442 Fax: +55 21 3597-4442

Miami FL, USA
1401 Brickell Avenue, suite 500,
Phone: +1 (305) 379-4400

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