Amazonino Mendes meets with lawyer against law affects ZFM

The law passed in August this year regulates the reduction of VAT collection and removes the granted exclusivity States and the Holy Spirit, Goiás, São Paulo and the Amazon.
14/09/2017 16h16 - Updated 15/09/2017 10h03
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The governor-elect Amazonino Mendes (PDT) met up, on the morning of Thursday (14), with the jurist Ives Gandra to discuss the Supplementary Law 160/2017, threatening tax incentives of the Manaus Free Zone (ZFM). During the meeting, held in São Paulo, he reaffirmed the campaign commitment to join with a direct action of unconstitutionality (Adin) against the law, no Federal Supreme Court (STF).

"I've been to the lawyer of the time, a national name, figure respected, Doctor Ives Gandra, hitting again, firmly, the entry of the action in the Supreme, about everything, to ensure the return of our jobs, the strength of the industrial district ", said the governor, recalling that there 15 It entered with the same feature to ensure the Industrial Pole of Manaus incentive (PIM). "I did way back when we were in government and history repeats itself", completed.

The law was sanctioned by the President, Michel Temer (PMDB), no dia 8 August this year, and now allows the opening of new industrial models in Brazilian states with the same tax incentive granted, constitutionally, companies to the ZFM.

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