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Programme Code : 20180323
Event Date : 23 March 2018 (Friday)
Time : 6:45pm-8:45pm
Venue : UR8, SCOPE, 8/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong View google map
Speakers : Mr. Philip Hung, Director of Tax Controversy Services, PwC Hong Kong; Ms. Karen Au, Senior Manager of Tax Controversy Services, PwC Hong Kong
Language : Cantonese
CPD Credit : 2 hrs
Proficiency Level : Intermediate Level
Document : Flyer 20180323.pdf
Fee : HK $ 250 for TIHK member / student
HK $ 350 for Non-member
HK $ 300 for members of organizations of CPD Alliance
Description:

Due to the recent development in the taxation environment recently, the IRD officers has taken a more stringent approach in handling the tax audit, very often cases take longer time to revolve. As such IRD has to issue protective estimated assessments year by year to the taxpayers. In view of this the Institute has invited Mr. Philip Hung and Ms. Karen Au of PricewaterhouseCoopers Ltd to explain the causes of the delay and give us some hints and tips on speeding up the review process.

 

In this seminar, our tax experts will focus on the following areas:

1. The cause and the reason for the delay in the resolution of tax audit cases

2. Practical approach in handling and speed up the tax audit cases in Hong Kong

3. Detailed case analysis

 

 

Speaker Profile Content :
Mr. Philip Hung, Director of Tax Controversy Services, PwC Hong Kong

Mr. Philip Hung with 30 years of experience in helping clients to resolve tax audit cases. He will introduce the IRD recent development to the participants, especially some measures taken by IRD in respect of the above new changes. Using a practical step-by-step approach to demonstrate different strategies and ways to handle tax audit, he will take the participants through the ways to formulate the tax settlement strategy. Mr. Hung will also share his valuable experience on the audit of a Fund Management business.


Ms. Karen Au, Senior Manager of Tax Controversy Services, PwC Hong Kong

Ms. Karen Au has over 10 years professional experience in the taxation field and extensive experience in assisting clients to resolve tax disputes with the Hong Kong Inland Revenue Department and focusing on tax audit and investigation. She also assists corporates and individuals in dealing with pro-longed tax disputes and conducting various tax review such as group restructuring, inter-company fee arrangement and post implementation health check using the tax audit methodology.