Gabriel Vargas de Menezes joined the Firm in 2020. He integrates the Tax Litigation practice group, with focus on legal cases coordination and strategy. Gabriel Vargas de Menezes has a wide breadth of experience in the VAT taxation, as well as litigation on Rio de Janeiro State Taxpayers Council.
He graduated from Rio de Janeiro State University with a degree in law and from Tax Studies Institute (IET) with specialization in tax planning.
Co-author of several books/articles, such as “Diálogos entre os Regimes Fiscal e Societário no contexto do Aproveitamento de Ágio” article published at the book “Estudos jurídicos: constitucional e empresarial – em homenagem ao Professor Fernando Passos“.
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Trench Rossi Watanabe is awarded the CESA Gender Equality Seal
Trench Rossi Watanabe has received the CESA Gender Equity Seal in the highest category entitled “Highlight”. This award recognizes law firms that have solid Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives, taking into consideration several fronts, such as internal commitment, strategic planning, communication and participation rate. With a female majority in leadership for years, this recognition reinforces […]
Settlement program “Carioca em dia” enacted by the Municipality of Rio de Janeiro is already in effect
In brief On May 12th, the Municipality of Rio de Janeiro enacted Decree # 52,449/2023, establishing conditions and benefits for taxpayers to settle tax and non-tax debts enrolled as Municipal executable tax debt, to which triggering events took place until December 31st, 2022. Additional details Exception is made by the program to debts resulting from […]
Rio de Janeiro State adjusts ICMS rates to Selectivity Principle
In brief New supplementary bill that, acknowledging the essentiality of referred activities, states that State VAT (ICMS) rates must not outweigh 18%. More details On July 1st, 2022, the Governor of the State of Rio de Janeiro issued Decree No. 48,145, acknowledging the internal transactions and services with (i) fuels; (ii) electric power; (iii) telecommunications; […]