RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The result was virtually stable compared to the same month last year, with a growth of 0.06 percent (excluding inflation). Despite the slight increase, this is the best result for the month since 2014, when it totaled R$118.829 billion (US$29.7 billion).
According to the head of the Center for Tax Studies and Customs Revenue, Claudemir Malaquias, collection stability in September is isolated. "It can only be said that it is slowing down when there are repeated moves in the same direction," said Malaquias.
In September, the Treasury highlighted collections with withholding . . .