Agnes Cheung is a director and Head of Tax.
Agnes has extensive experiences in providing Hong Kong and international tax planning services to multinational companies as well as Chinese state-owned enterprises in different industries. In particular, Agnes is experienced in advising group restructuring, merger and acquisition and other cross border transactions involving Hong Kong, the PRC and other Asia Pacific countries.
Agnes also specialises in the asset management industry. She has advised numerous private equity, venture capital and hedge funds on their formation issues, top side and downstream structuring, field audit and tax investigation by the IRD. She is specialised in the Hong Kong Offshore Funds Law and was heavily involved in lobbying the Hong Kong Government on the new Offshore Funds Law for Private Equity Funds, which was enacted in July 2015.
Agnes has acted as a technical reviewer in assisting Wolters Kluwer to review the Hong Kong Master Tax Guide from 2008 to 2016. She is a frequent contributor of articles on international tax journals, local magazines and newspapers.
Qualifications and professional affiliations
- Hong Kong Certified Public Accountant
- Member of the Taxation Faculty Executive Committee, Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Fellow member of the Taxation Institute of Hong Kong
- Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants