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Clean-sweep for DFDL Cambodia at ITR’s 2018 Tax Awards Ceremony

DFDL is pleased to announce that for the second year running it has been awarded with the Cambodia Tax Firm of the Year title from the International Tax Review (ITR), an industry-leading tax publication. In addition DFDL was also awarded with the award for Cambodia Tax Disputes firm of the year.

The 7th ITR Asia Tax Awards were held on 3 May 2018 at the Mandarin Orchard Hotel in Singapore. This two day Asia Tax Forum event which was bookended by the awards ceremony, attracted well in excess of 100 tax delegates from the “Big Four” Accounting Firms, leading law firms, and in-house counsels from across ASEAN.

Awards presented during the evening included the National Tax Firm of the Year for 18 different jurisdictions, recognizing firms that exhibited outstanding achievements in advising clients on local direct and indirect taxation matters, and on cross-border matters for the period 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2018.
DFDL was announced as the winner of the Cambodian Tax Firm of the Year and the winner of Cambodia Tax Disputes and Litigation Firm of the Year. DFDL was also a finalist for Tax Firm of the Year in Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. Further nominations include those for Asia wide tax transactions, tax practice leader of the year, firm of the year, and tax litigation and disputes. 

DFDL Partner and Head of Regional Tax practice, Jack Sheehan, nominated in the tax practice leader of the year category, spoke at the ITR conference on the 2 May on a variety of pressing international tax issues, with a particular focus on South East Asia.

Representing DFDL, Jack Sheehan, accepted the Cambodia Tax Firm of the Year and Cambodia Tax Disputes and Litigation Firm of the Year awards.

In acknowledgment of this remarkable accolade, Jack Sheehan, Partner and Head of the DFDL Regional Tax Practice expressed “We are very proud of our Cambodia tax team and heartily congratulate them on these awards in recognition of their hard work and success throughout the year. We will continue striving to be the leading tax firm in ASEAN.”
2016 was a break-out year for our tax team and we made a conscious effort in 2017 to further build our expertise and resources in Cambodia with a particular focus on providing efficient and quality tax audit assistance to our clients. It is always nice to receive recognition for the hard work we put in and this provides us with additional motivation to continue to go the extra mile for our clients.” observed Clint O’Connell, Partner and Head of the Cambodia Tax Practice Group.

DFDL is exceptionally proud to receive these awards and we will continue to build upon our reputation as the leading integrated tax and legal firm in the region.

To find out for more information about the awards, please visit the  ITR Asia website.

DFDL Marketing Communications Team

 “Tax services required to be undertaken by a licensed tax agent in Cambodia are provided by Mekong Tax Services Co., Ltd, a member of DFDL and licensed as a Cambodian tax agent under license number – TA201701018.”