Team

Matheus Affonso

Lawyer

Matheus Affonso’s practice focuses on consulting and contentious tax matters.

Matheus regularly provides legal assistance to national and foreign companies, aiming at full compliance of tax obligations, on federal, state and municipal levels. He also assists them to optimize their taxes, with the reduction of their tax burden. His track record in the tax structuring of importation deals, and his role in the issuance of opinions on customs and tax matters pertaining to oil platforms construction within the ambit of REPETRO-SPED are noteworthy.

He also represents clients’ interests in high-stakes tax administrative proceedings and court cases. Recently, Matheus participated in the preparation and submission of a myriad of defences in administrative proceedings concerning services tax levied on the laying of pipes on the seabed.

  • Articles and Publications
  • Tax Information Exchange Agreements: Analysis of the OECD Model and the understanding of the Supreme Court Article published at RDTI Atual 04, p. 116-137, 2018, available at https://www.ibdt.org.br/RDTIA/n-4-2018/acordos-de-troca-de-informacoes-para-fins-fiscais-analise-do-modelo-ocde-e-do-entendimento-do-supremo-tribunal-federal/

Contact information

Training and Career

Bachelor of Laws

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (2013)

Post graduation in Tax Law

Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (2016)

Bar Admissions

OAB - RJ 183.686 | SP 349.446

Languages

Portuguese, English

Matheus
Affonso

Lawyer

Contact information

Training and Career

Bachelor of Laws

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (2013)

Post graduation in Tax Law

Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (2016)

Bar Admissions

OAB - RJ 183.686 | SP 349.446

Languages

Portuguese, English

Matheus Affonso’s practice focuses on consulting and contentious tax matters.

Matheus regularly provides legal assistance to national and foreign companies, aiming at full compliance of tax obligations, on federal, state and municipal levels. He also assists them to optimize their taxes, with the reduction of their tax burden. His track record in the tax structuring of importation deals, and his role in the issuance of opinions on customs and tax matters pertaining to oil platforms construction within the ambit of REPETRO-SPED are noteworthy.

He also represents clients’ interests in high-stakes tax administrative proceedings and court cases. Recently, Matheus participated in the preparation and submission of a myriad of defences in administrative proceedings concerning services tax levied on the laying of pipes on the seabed.

  • Publications
  • Tax Information Exchange Agreements: Analysis of the OECD Model and the understanding of the Supreme Court Article published at RDTI Atual 04, p. 116-137, 2018, available at https://www.ibdt.org.br/RDTIA/n-4-2018/acordos-de-troca-de-informacoes-para-fins-fiscais-analise-do-modelo-ocde-e-do-entendimento-do-supremo-tribunal-federal/