Spend a lot of time in the US? Find out if you are a US tax resident

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The Internal Revenue Service is responsible for collecting US taxes Those who visit the US often must be careful not to inadvertently become an American tax resident. Denis Mendonça, from Drummond Advisors, explains that the status implies obligations with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Mendonça notes that there are two ways to become an American … Continued

Get to know the top 10 changes made by the Tax Reform

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The American Tax Reform (HR 1) was approved on December 22, 2017, and many people still do not know how this will affect their tax planning. This is the biggest change in US tax law in the last 30 years. The new rules have been described and analyzed in a document with more than 560 … Continued

Merger and acquisition opportunities in the Brazilian market

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As Frank Lane (American baseball executive) once said, “If you want to see the sunshine, you must weather the storm.” After years of instability and recession, Brazilian economy finally shows signs of recovery. This is a considerable sign for foreign investors, as the dollar continues to rise, the market is heated, and the country demonstrates … Continued

Mission headed by San Francisco mayor to seek Brazilian start-ups

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Article translated from Folha de São Paulo. On March 14th, a mission headed by Mayor Edwin Lee was in São Paulo in order to seek prospective ties with entrepreneurs. The mission looked to startups as a way to create links between the two countries focused on creative entrepreneurs, presenting new business technology solutions. According to … Continued

Mayor of San Francisco traveling on business mission

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The mayor of San Francisco, Mr. Edwin M. Lee, arrives in Brazil next week to lead business mission to the country. The mayor will be visiting both São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, the week of March 14th, 2016. The mayor’s visit of the two largest Brazilian cities is accompanied by a delegation of government … Continued