Valéria Avelino Carvalho

AREAS

Tax Consulting (Direct Taxes)
Tax Planning
Succession Planning
International Taxation

EDUCATION

Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (2003)

EXPERIENCE

Valéria is a tax expert focusing on tax consulting services. Valéria is proficient in developing and implementing tax strategies for corporations, researching and advising on tax legislation, and calculating and submitting tax returns. Specializes at minimizing or eliminating tax liabilities and audit risk, providing tax consulting regarding federal, state and municipal corporate taxes levied on financial institutions, industry, trade and service providers, including recommendations to reduce the effective tax rate, as well providing tax structuring and tax consulting to newcomers (inbound investments), repatriation strategies, greenfield and M&A investments, double tax treaties, transfer pricing methods, foundation formations, outbound investments, developing and implementing strategies of claiming back unduly paid taxes and due diligences tax consulting. Valéria is responsible for identification, implementation and recovery of R&D Tax benefits and preparing, performing and reviewing SOX (Sarbanes Oxley), FAS 109 and FIN 48 tax provisions for corporate clients as needed.

ADMISSIONS AND AFFILIATIONS

Brazilian Accounting Council, São Paulo Section – “CRC/SP” (2004)

LANGUAGES

Portuguese and English