RPBA is a Portuguese tax law boutique firm, paying attention to every detail and willing to unravel the most intricate tax challenges.
RPBA believes that needs in this field are better served by a small pool of young, dynamic and talented individuals than by a vast number of average consultants.
RPBA emphasizes tailor-made and partner supervised services to carefully selected Clients, who enjoy personalized attention, undivided dedication and full availability.
RPBA is focused on niche practice areas, where it believes that it is able to excel, being that we incorporate studying, pro bono, publishing, teaching and associative and public activities in our professional lives.
RPBA has highly skilled Portuguese tax lawyers who develop Tax Consulting, Tax Opinions, Tax Legislation Design, Tax Planning and Tax Litigation, either on International or Domestic Tax Law, with a focus on income and estate taxes.
RPBA has specific expertise in personal residence planning in Portugal (namely through the Portuguese non-habitual tax resident regime) and abroad, Family Office setting-up and management and corporate and business restructuring.
RPBA team receives constant tax training and knowledge updates and publishes regularly an array of fiscal content, from computer presentations to articles in academic reviews.
RPBA offers a personalised service: for each Client there is an identified contact, relationship manager and delivery responsible person, providing a focal coordinating point.
For more information on our services and to meet our team please download the RPBA brochure.
Ricardo da Palma Borges participated in the OneLife’s Investment Forum 2017 24-10-2017
Ricardo da Palma Borges, RPBA’s managing partner, was a speaker on Life Assurance & Wealth Transfer / Expatriation and Portability France - Portugal at the OneLife’s Investment Forum which was held at the Brussels Kart Expo, in Belgium, on 19 October 2017.
This Investment Forum is a networking event organised by OneLife for its business partners, namely investment managers and life insurance brokers. This year marked a special edition of the Forum, celebrating its 10th anniversary.
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Ricardo da Palma Borges has been ranked in the Advisory subspecialty of the 2017 edition of the Who's Who Legal directory of Corporate Tax Lawyers 10-10-2017
In 2016 and 2013 RPBA’s managing partner had already been included in this directory.
This award can be viewed by filling in a form.
The lawyer José Pedro Barros is the new hiring of RPBA - Ricardo da Palma Borges & Associados 10-06-2017
RPBA has a highly qualified team that encompasses different academic backgrounds and areas of tax expertise.We are proud to announce our latest recruit: the Associate José Pedro Barros, who obtained in 2013 his Law Degree from Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa (University of Lisbon Law School).
He is currently a Master's student at the same University, where he has already finished the academic unit and is preparing his dissertation.
Please click here to see his CV.
"Acquisition of football players’ image rights and economic sporting rights by a Portuguese tax resident sporting company from non-tax resident standard companies under article 17 (2) OECD-MTC" (Ricardo da Palma Borges / José Pedro Barros) in Global Sports Law and Taxation Reports, Volume 8, n.º 3, Setembro 2017, pp. 20-25.
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“Entrada de Ativos e Permuta de Partes Sociais no Regime da Neutralidade Fiscal - Uma análise comparativa” [Transfer of assets and exchange of shares under the tax neutrality regime – a comparative analysis] (Maria Júlia Ildefonso Mendonça), 2016, Livraria Almedina, Coimbra. (Language: Portuguese)
"Portugal: Tax planning for incoming individual sportspersons" (Ricardo da Palma Borges / Pedro Ribeiro de Sousa) in Global Sports Law and Taxation Reports, Volume 7, No. 1, March 2016, pp. 24-30.
- Regimes de comunicação de transferências transfronteiras e de contas no exterior e medidas de derrogação do sigilo bancário - Updated 13.03.2017 (Language: Portuguese)
- Responsabilidade Extracontratual da Administração Tributária - 02.06.2016 (Language: Portuguese)
- Novo Imposto Sucessório? / New Inheritance Tax? - 21.01.2016 (Language: Portuguese)
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- The Portuguese Non-Habitual Tax Resident Regime - Updated 03.10.2017
- Le Régime Fiscal Portugais des Résidents Non Habituels - Updated 24.05.2017 (Language: French)
- Frequently Asked Questions & Reasons to Move to Portugal - Updated 04.05.2017
- Tax Efficient Direct Portfolio Investment and Reporting for Portuguese NHR - 20.09.2017
- Meio de Transporte Novo: Regime português do IVA nas Transacções Intracomunitárias considerado desconforme ao direito da União Europeia - 18.07.2017 (Language: Portuguese)
- Additional to the Municipal Tax on Real Estate 23.02.2017