Leader of Rio Office Tax

Guido Vinci

Tax, Tax Transactions & Planning

“Guido Vinci has an excellent reputation in the market and is proactive at making clients aware of potential law changes which could affect them. Excellent client service.”
Legal 500


Guido Vinci serves clients in tax planning, tax consulting, and tax litigation concerning M&A transactions, foreign investment, VAT (ICMS) issues, and capital markets. His clients include Brazilian and international companies from a variety of industry sectors, such as consumer goods, industrial goods and services, energy (oil and gas), pharmaceutical, hospitality and leisure (hotel and resorts), infrastructure, media and entertainment, financial and banking services, technology (telecommunications) and retail, real estate, and life sciences.


  • Managed the corporate restructuring of Brasil Telecom;
  • Managed the corporate restructurings of the TIM Group in Brazil from 1997 onwards;
  • Counsel to Cognita Group (England) in the acquisition of two primary/secondary schools, one in São Paulo (Play Pen School) and another one in Niterói, RJ (Gat Lussac School);
  • Sponsoring of tax actions and counsel for the Univercidade group (Rio de Janeiro);
  • Tax and acquisition counsel to Laureate group (the biggest educational group in The United States) in various tertiary schools all over Brazil;
  • Tax counseling for the Devry group (USA) in tax questions.

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  • Ranked as “Highly Recommended” in Tax at Latin Lawyer 250
  • “Ivan Tauil fronts a contingent of highly praised tax lawyers from the firm’s Rio de Janeiro office, which also features Guido Vinci, Flávia Cavalcanti, Eduardo Maccari Telles and Carolina Bottino.” Latin Lawyer 250
  • Ranked as Band 4 in Tax: Non-contentious at Chambers Global
  • Ranked as Recommended in Tax: Advisory at Leaders League
  • Ranked as Tier 2 in Tax Advisory at The Legal 500
  • “Co-head of department Guido Vinci is a practitioner who tackles corporate tax matters on behalf of clients. He is able to assist with the tax elements of M&A and finance transactions.”, Chambers Global


  • Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Bachelor of Law (JD equivalent)
  • Robert Kennedy College, Graduate Studies on International Tax Law


  • Brazil


  • Portugiesisch
  • Englisch
  • Italienisch
  • Französisch


  • Member of the International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA)
  • Former president of the Fiscal Council of TIM S.A.