Informatics Law

back Grants exemption or reduction of the Tax on Industrialized Products (IPI) for companies investing in activities of R&D in information technology. The information technology and automation goods and services whose production may receive incentives are described in Article 2nd of Decree 5.906/ 2006. Regarding to required investments in R&D, the values are modified as…

Open letter Anpei: Good Law Suspension

Back São Paulo, October 2nd, 2015 Dear Mrs. President Dilma Vana Roussef Republic Presidency Brasília, DF Mrs. President, Through this manifesto, the entities represented below, declare their repudiation of the abrupt suspension of fiscal benefit recommended by Good Law (Law 11.196 of 21/11/2005) imposed by the Provisional Measure 694 of 30/09/2015. The sanction of the…

Good Law (lei do Bem)

back Manifesto ANPEI Provisional Measure 694 Good Law News Joint Parliamentary Committee Support Entities Join|Adhesion to the Manifesto New Agreement What is it? Law 11.196/05, known as “Good Law”, was established in November 2005 and provides fiscal incentives to companies that conduct research and development of technological innovation, approaching the relationship between universities and research institutes…

Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior – CAPES (Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Level Personnel)

Back The Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Level Personnel (Capes), foundation linked to the Ministry of Education (MEC), operates with a focus on the expansion and consolidation of stricto sensu post-graduation (masters and doctorate) in all states of the Federation. One of its programs provides the temporary absorption of young PhDs to work in innovation…

Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico – CNPq (National Council for Scientific and Technological Development)

Back Research funding agency, linked to the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI), CNPq participates in the formulation, implementation, monitoring, evaluation and dissemination of the National Science and Technology Policy. One of its focuses is to promote and foster technological innovation. For this, it offers various scholarship programs to retain researchers, of all levels,…