SAO PAULO – Brazil’s four largest auto makers are asking the government to reduce taxes on cars and increase after-sales taxes to equalize the current tax burden and, thereby, help them sell more vehicles in the country. The companies include General Motors do Brasil Ltda., Ford Brasil Ltda., Volkswagen do Brasil Ltda. and Fiat Automoveis SA. The plan calls for taxes on vehicle production to be reduced and the yearly tax on vehicle ownership, called IPVA, increased. Another proposal ...

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