The system not only imposes on companies the need to adapt to a new work routine and structure, but also goes beyond, requiring businesses in Brazil to establish a new organizational culture.
The DCTFWeb (Statement of Debits and Credits Federal Social Security Tax and Other Entities and Funds) is the new RFB feature intended to replace the FGTS Payment Slip and Information to Social Security - GFIP.
The filing period for the Accounting-Tax Bookkeeping (ECF), for 2017 calendar year, is coming up and companies need to be aware of the instructions in the Guidance Book, which deals with the special situations of 2018.
Starting a business in Brazil may be an arduous task, especially if the head of the company is not familiar with the applicable legislation, which often brings headaches for natives and aliens.
In times of new business models and digital economy, BEPS proposes a fifteen-package measure to check gaps and international standards incompatibilities, to prevent companies from finding loopholes to pay fewer taxes and transfer profits to low taxation territories and few economic activities.
The Tax Digital Bookkeeping and Other Tax Information (EFD-Reinf) is a module of the Public Digital Bookkeeping System (Sped), complementary to the System for Tax, Social Security, and Labor Obligations Digital Bookkeeping (eSocial), already in force.
The performance of any business is directly related to financial management, which must be increasingly efficient and generate accurate and reliable indicators that can serve as the basis for a global and strategic assessment of the company’s moment. Managing accounts payable and receivable, monitoring cash flow, bank accounts, and investments are key tools to maintain a responsible management.
Once the fiscal year ended on December 31 of each year for most limited companies and joint stock companies, it is important to note that the legislation in force imposes annual accounts approval.