ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Feb 2012

In February 2012, the government of Brazil announced altered domestic business conditions for foreign investors.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 29 Feb 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

FDI: Treatment and operations, nes

On 29 February 2012, Brazil extended a 6% financial transactions tax on overseas loans maturing within three years. Hitherto, the tax was only levied on loans with maturities of less than two years.

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