Machado Associados Advogados & Consultores


Av. Brig. Faria Lima, 1656
11º andar 01451-918
São Paulo, SP 01451-918

+55 11 3819 4855

Key contacts:

Head of Transfer Pricing: Stephanie Makin
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Quick facts:

Languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish, French, German
Other offices: Rio de Janeiro and Brasília
International alliances: WTS Global and LATAXNET networks

We started our activities in 1990 specialized in the tax area and with a unique business vision, resulting from our founding partners’ extensive experience in auditing companies.

Over almost three decades of history, we have consolidated our market presence, developed our offerings, and started to offer increasingly complete and integrated solutions. Today, we operate in the most important practices of Corporate Law, with the support of international alliances and of professionals committed to excellence and engaged with dynamism.

We are able to combine the technical quality of legal practices with an extensive understanding of corporate needs Thus, we build solid and lasting partnerships with our customers, anticipate market challenges, and quickly overcome the most exacting demands. 

Machado Associados are headquartered in São Paulo, and we also have offices in Rio de Janeiro and Brasília. We rely on the work of correspondents throughout Brazil and maintain productive relationships with the most distinguished international firms.

Tax Litigation

Compliance management:

  • Business model optimization and technology services

Corporate tax matters:

  • Cross-border project management
  • Restructuring
  • Cost-sharing arrangements
  • Transactions
  • M&A
  • Corporate taxes
  • Technology and value chains

Tax advisory:

  • Tax consulting and international tax advisory

Indirect tax:

  • VAT
  • GST
  • customs and supply chains

  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Civil Litigation
  • Cosmetics
  • Construction and Materials
  • Consumer Goods and Services
  • Energy, Food and Beverage
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Media
  • Natural Resources
  • Oil and Gas
  • Pharma and Life Sciences
  • Shipping
  • Tech and Telecoms
  • Transport and Utilities