Income Tax Exemption

Did you know that some Sinqia (SQIA3) shareholders are exempt from Income Tax?

According to Provisional Measure 651/14, converted into Law 13,043/14, individual investors are exempt from income tax on profit from sales of SQIA3 shares on B3 cash market. This exemption is valid for those who bought shares from 10 July 2014 to 31 Dec. 2023.

According to CVM Notice of 11 July 2014, Sinqia S.A. (B3: SQIA3), new name of Senior Solution S.A., is part of the list of companies that meet the requirements established by Law, namely:

I – shares traded in a special segment of the stock exchange, which ensures differentiated corporate governance practices: in our case, Novo Mercado;

II – market value of less than R$ 700.0 million on 10 July 2014: in our case, R$ 94.3 million;

III – annual gross revenue less than R$ 500.0 million in 2013: in our case, R$ 56.7 million; and

IV – primary distribution corresponding to at least 67% of the total in the IPO: in our case, 69.0%.

In addition, in order to clarify the procedures related to the Internal Revenue Service (Receita Federal do Brasil) in order to benefit from this exemption, we recommend that each tax payer consult with accounting professionals of his or her trust.