In recent years, the Hong Kong Inland Revenue Department (IRD) has been deploying more resources in conducting tax audit and investigation on the taxpayers’ business affairs. In this seminar, PwC Tax Controversy Services professionals will cover the latest development on tax controversy and dispute resolution in Hong Kong. The speakers will provide insight on the approach recently adopted by the IRD and tactics in resolving in the tax audit and investigation cases.
· The latest landscape of the tax controversy and dispute resolution in Hong Kong
· Common areas and circumstances triggering a tax audit;
· Tactics in dealing with the challenges from the IRD;
· Practical ways to resolve the tax disputes and conclude a tax audit; and
· Real life case sharing.
Mr Philip Hung
Philip has over 30 years' experience in Hong Kong taxation with six years in IRD. He is a well-known expert in the tax field and investigation specialty. After he left the IRD, Philip concentrated in assisting clients in handling tax investigation and field audit cases. He is the first to set up a specialized team to handle the IRD’s tax investigation and field audit cases for clients in the industry. His clients include charitable institutions, fund managers, SME, listed companies and various MNC. He assisted in handling complicated cases such as the IRD’s review on major charitable institutions, worldwide onshore/offshore claim, disputes on contracting processing and import processing arrangements, offshore claim for Macao Offshore Company, IRD prosecution case and transfer pricing manipulation.
Mr Felix Tsang
Felix has over 15 years of experience in handling tax audits and in tax dispute resolution for multinational corporations, local SMEs as well as charitable institutions. In particular, he assisted in resolving tax audit cases conducted by the IRD on major charitable institutions and its related parties. Other cases he handled involved a diverse range of issues such as cross-border transactions, offshore claims, anti-avoidance and charities’ tax exemption status review. Felix also has extensive experience on tax advisory projects including application for tax exemption for charitable organisations, tax health check, defence file building and post-audit restructuring.
||07:00 PM - 09:00 PM|
||Auditorium, 1/F., Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, 15 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong|
||Cantonese (no simultaneous translation)|
Completed CPD hours will be granted to attendees who have attended a full session of seminar. For those who have not attended full session, the number of CPD hours will be discounted accordingly. For the exact recognition of the CPD hours, please check with the respective Institute or Association.
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This event may be cancelled or re-scheduled when typhoon no.8 or black rainstorm warning is hoisted. Please refer to our website www.ADF.hk for the arrangement.
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