Ana Claudia Akie Utumi

Independent Tax Adviser at Ana Claudia Akie Utumi Brazil

About Ana Claudia

Professor of Tax Law at Faculty FIPECAFI, one of the most important and prestigious entities in Accounting area). Visiting Professor in different post-graduation courses in Brazil. Member of the Practice Council of the NYU School of Law International Tax Program (ITP). Former Head of Tax Area at TozziniFreire Advogados (2000-2017) and former Member of the Permanent Scientific Committee of the International Fiscal Association (IFA - 2010-2017). 

Ph.D in Tax Law (University of São Paulo, 2006, Thesis: Taxation of Non-Residents by Income Tax). Master in Tax Law (Catholic University of São Paulo, 2001. Thesis: Transfer Pricing in Brazil). MBA in Finance and Capital Markets (Brazilian Institute of Capital Markets – “IBMEC”, 1996). Graduated in Law (University of São Paulo, 1994) and Business Administration (Getulio Vargas Foundation, 1992). Certified Financial Planner (CFP). Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP).

Author of several articles about Brazilian tax law and speaker in several conferences and seminars in Brazil and abroad, including 2007 IFA Congress in Kyoto (Seminar B: International Taxation of Emission Allowances); 2009 IFA Congress in Vancouver (Plenary Section 2: Foreign Exchange Issues in International Taxation); 2012 IFA Congress in Boston (Chair of the Seminar: Cross-Border Developments in Latin America); 2013 IFA Congress in Copenhagen (Seminar H: Recent Developments in International Taxation).

Areas of practice

  • Tax Planning
  • Corporate Law
  • Tax Law


  • English - United States
  • English - United Kingdom
  • Spanish - Spain
  • Portuguese - Brazil