Breno Ferreira Martins Vasconcelos

Tax

Obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Law and Master’s Degree in Tax Law from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP). LL.M in Tax Law from the Università degli Studi di Bologna, in Bologna, Italy. Doctoral candidate in Law and Development at Escola de Direito de São Paulo da Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV Direito SP).

São Paulo

Additional information

Professor of Tax Law in the graduate department of the School of Law of Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGVLaw).

Researcher at INSPER and FGV-SP.

Former board member of the 1st Section of the Administrative Council of Tax Appeals – CARF.

Member of the editorial staff of Journals UNIJUS and Sapere Aude.

Coordinator and author of the tax law publication “Repertório Analítico de Jurisprudência do CARF até 2015”.

Member of the Associação Brasileira de Direito Processual (ABDPro)

Recent acknowledgements

Leaders League, 2021 issue. Categories: Tax: Advisory and Tax: Litigation

Who’s Who Legal Brazil, 2020 issue. Category: Corporate Tax.

Who’s Who Legal Corporate Tax, 2020 issue. Categories: Advisory and Experts.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2021 issue. Category: Tax

World Transfer Pricing, 2021 issue.

World Tax, 2021 issue. Categories: General Corporate Tax and Tax Controversy.

Benchmark Litigation, 2020 issue. Category: Litigation Star.

The Best Lawyers®, 2019 issue.

Who’s Who Legal, 2019 issue. Category: Corporate Tax: Advisory.

Who’s Who Legal, 2019 issue. Categories: Corporate Tax and Corporate Tax Expert Witnesses. Recognized as a ‘’meticulous’’ expert in tax law who is ‘’always available and find good solutions’’ and a ‘’very talented corporate tax attorney’’ and a ‘’rising star in the field’’.

Análise Advocacia 500, 2019 issue. 1st place among the most admired lawyers in the health sector in the country.

Análise Advocacia 500, 2019 issue. 2nd place among the most admired tax lawyers in the country.

World Tax, 2020 issue. Categories: General Corporate Tax and Tax Controversy.

World Transfer Pricing, 2020 issue.

Leaders League, 2020 issue. Categories: Tax: Litigation and Tax: Counsel.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2019 issue. Category: Tax

Benchmark Litigation, 2019 issue. Category: Litigation Star.

Análise Advocacia 500, 2018 issue. 1st place among the most admired tax lawyers in the country.

World Tax, 2019 issue. Practice Area: General Corporate Tax.

Leaders League, 2019 issue. Practice areas: Tax Litigation and Tax Counsel.

Who’s Who Legal, 2018 issue. Category Corporate Tax. Recognized as “a star” of the corporate tax Market and “one of the best of his generation”. Recommended for his “analytical and creative” approach to litigation and federal taxation matters.

Americas Tax Awards, 2018 issue. Winner of the Americas most innovative tax practice award.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2018 issue. Recognized as “an intelligent, polite, ethical and very practical lawyer”.

Who’s Who Legal, 2017 issue. Category: Corporate Tax. Recognized for “promptness, responsiveness and quality of service”.

Who’s Who Legal, 2017 issue. Category: Corporate Tax: Advisory. Recognized as “one of the best working in tax today”, “for his ability to come up with creative solutions for optimizing our tax expenses”.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2017 issue. Recognized for conducting a series of contentious, transactional and day-to-day tax matters and praised for his ‘fast responses’ and ‘pro-business mindset’.

2016. Received honors as academic adviser to the best final paper (TCC) of class 8 of the Graduate Certificate program in Tax Law presented by student Thiago Del Bel, at the School of Law of Fundação Getúlio Vargas in São Paulo.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2016 issue. Recognized as “highly qualified” leadership with large experience in tax practice.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2015 issue. Acknowledged for conducting a series of tax cases during the former year and noteworthy work in tax planning.

2015. Received honors as academic adviser to the best final paper (TCC) of class 6 of the Graduate Certificate program in Tax Law presented by student Letícia Rodrigues Sugahara, at the School of Law of Fundação Getúlio Vargas in São Paulo.

2015. Received honors as academic adviser to the best final paper (TCC) of class 5 of the Graduate Certificate program in Tax Law presented by student Túlio Anderson Soares de Lira, at the School of Law of Fundação Getúlio Vargas in São Paulo.

International experience

Legal Internship at “Agenzia delle Entrate” (Italian Federal Revenue Service) in Bologna.

Associations

Brazilian Bar Association (OAB)

Worked as legal advisor for SIFE (Students in free enterprise), currently named Enactus (Entrepreneurial Action for others creates a better world for us all)