Registration companies and enterprises in Brazil

Registration companies and enterprises in Brazil

EXPERT SM provides assistance in registering the following types of legal entities in Brazil (all major cities in Brazil):

• LTda (sociedade por quotas de responsabilidade limitada) – LTD. min A. Cap. is missing (with the exception of certain types of activities and companies with a foreign director), from 2 resident founders or representatives in Brazil.

• S.A. – JSC, from 2 resident founders in Brazil, 10% of the authorized capital is paid upon registration)

• Representative / branch of foreign company in Brazil (A. Cap. is missing)Documents required for company registration:

• Information about the founder (founders) and the director (directors) of the company: full name, date and place of birth, place of residence, copy of foreign passports

• If the founders are legal entities, then the company’s charter documents and a decision on the creation of a subsidiary / representative office will be required *

• Name of the company to be created

________________________________________* – notarized and translated into English

Company registration deadline varies by state (from 19 days – at Minas Gerais and up to 152 days at Sao Paulo):


EXPERT SM also provides assistance in:

  • opening a bank account
  • providing the legal address of the company registered office with secretarial service
  • organization of company accounting
  • providing an equipped office / secretarial service for the company,
  • obtaining licenses necessary for the company’s activities under the laws of Brazil.
  • Provision of nominee directors
  • Providing nominee secretaries
  • Apostille design


  • Federal taxes. Corporate Taxes – (Corporate IR) – 15% – of taxable income, which is determined every 3 month.

Taxation of individuals in Brazil:

  • Federal taxes. Income taxes – Income tax (IR) taxpayer income is taxed on a shackle from 15% to 27.5%, depending on the level of income