The Federation and Tax War

15 Sep

FGV Foundation (FGV) and the Brasilia Institute of Public Law (IDP), with the support of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), held the seminar on Federation and Tax War on September 15 in Brasilia.

The event brought together authorities, specialists and academics aiming to encourage a proactive dialogue on the new prospects for tax reform and fiscal decentralization in Brazil.

In addition to the talks given by Minister Gilmar Mendes and FGV president Carlos Ivan Simonsen Leal, the event was attended by Guido Mantega, Minister of Finance, Espirito Santo State Governor José Renato Casagrande, Senator Alvaro Dias, Congressman Pauderney Avelino, economists José Roberto Afonso and Luiz Villela, and Professors Ary Oswaldo Mattos Filho, Clelio Campolina, Fernando Rezende and Sergio Prado.