Guide to Doing Business in Brazil

Taxes On Food In Brazil

Food taxes in Brazil vary depending on how the food was bought by the consumer. Is it considered as a service, or considered as a product sale? In this article, we will take a look at which taxes are levied on food in Brazil.


Brazilian Game Shows

Even though this type of show has become less popular over the past few years, there are still various game shows aired in Brazil. This article shows which are the main programs of this type in Brazil.


Crime Rate In Brazilian Cities

Brazilians are regarded worldwide as very warm and welcoming people, despite Brazil being known as a somewhat dangerous place for its residents and tourists alike, due to its high crime rates. In this article, we will take a look at different crime rates in Brazilian cities.


How To Import Musical Instruments to Brazil

The import of musical instruments is chosen by many companies and individuals over products offered in the domestic market. This article explains the main duties and procedures involved in this process.





Frozen Food Market In Brazil

As more families in Brazil are entering the middle class and as time becomes more scarce than ever due to work, frozen food products are becoming increasingly common in the Brazilian diet. In this article, we will take a look at the frozen food market in Brazil.


Hiring Former Prisoners in Brazil

In Brazil, the government offers incentives for companies that hire prisoners and former prisoners, in order to reinsert these individuals into the labor market. In this article, we will take a closer look at these benefits.


All About DARF

Documento de Arrecadação de Receitas Federais is the taxation document used to pay federal taxes and contributions in Brazil. This article explains everything about it, from the general idea of it to its structure.


Election Assistants In Brazil

Voting in Brazil is mandatory and elections have to be supervised by assistants in each polling station. In this article, we will learn more about election assistants in Brazil.


Obtaining a Religious Visa in Brazil

Individuals travelling to Brazil for religious purposes are required to get a temporary visa. This article explains everything about VITEM VII for clergymen and missionaries.


Footwear Industry In Brazil

As is happening across the entire fashion sector in Brazil, the footwear industry is presenting a growth in production, driven especially by the domestic market. In this article, we will take a look at the footwear industry in Brazil.


How to Open a Second Branch in Brazil

Some procedures and requirements are needed before expanding your business in Brazil. This article brings information about what is needed to open another branch in Brazil.


25 Largest Franchising Networks In Brazil

Franchising has been regarded as one of the least expensive ways of expanding businesses. This is a profitable opportunity in Brazil with an expected growth of 13% growth in the franchising sector in 2014. In this article, we will take a look at the 25 largest franchising networks in Brazil.


Introduction To Rouanet Law

Among the many incentives that Brazil gives to national cultural production, the Rouanet Law is the most important one, attracting private initiative’s donations or sponsorships due to the benefits it grants. In this article, we will take a closer look at how Rouanet Law works.


Pallet Sizes In Brazil

Pallets are an imperative asset to all companies that work in transportation or the storage of goods. The International Organization for Standardization’s - ISO - are making efforts to apply an international standard size for all pallets however, this reality is far from reachable. In this article, we will take a look at what pallet sizes are used in Brazil.


Visa For Business Events In Brazil

Amongst the many different temporary visas Brazil offer to foreigners, one of them is the visa for Business Events, known as VITEM II. In this article, we will learn how to get a VITEM II.



Overview of Telebras

In this article we’ll cover the history and current activities of Telebras, the former telecommunications monopoly of Brazil and the company responsible for expanding the country’s optical fiber network and offering accessible, quality internet to the Brazilian population.

Customer Retargeting in Brazil

In this article we’ll examine the advantages of customer retargeting and indicate which of the largest online stores in Brazil make use of this method.

Telecom Service Resale in Brazil

Most telecommunication services in Brazil are sold through resellers of the large telecom operators.