Brazil Politics: Government to Submit Tax Reform in Two Weeks

Feb. 13, 2020, 1:38 PM

The government plans to send the first part of its tax reform proposal to Congress in two weeks, newspapers say, citing Economy Minister Paulo Guedes. This first part will propose the creation of a Value Added Tax (VAT), followed by changes to the taxes known as PIS and Cofins, according to Valor Economico. Senate President Davi Alcolumbre told party leaders that he will create a working group to try to unify the lower house and Senate proposals on tax reform.


On Wednesday, Guedes said the government will sendadministrative reform to the lower house, after newspapers reported ...

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