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Kook-Hee Lee

Firm: Samhwa Accounting Corporation
Country: Korea (South)

Practice Area: International Tax Advisory

  • Samhwa Bldg., , 11Floor
    407, Bongeunsaro, Gangnam-Gu, Seoul
Kook_Hee Lee

KH Lee has been practicing CPA for over 30 years and specialized in (1) outsourcing accounting, tax, payroll, and payment control (2) consulting on domestic and international taxation, and (3) company formation, of foreign companies in Korea.

KH Lee worked as international tax partner for Korean member firms of Ernst & Whinney (during 1980s) and Moore Stephens (for 20 years until 2000) and provided  the afore-mentioned services for Coca Cola, Reebok International , R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Portman Holding Engineering, and 23 other US companies and 17companies in the Region of Europe, Asia and Middle East without any tax disputes or tax examination based on clear and definite accounting and competent tax planning, resulting in   meeting  their satisfaction.

In addition, KH Lee had remarkable working experience for Korea Electric Power Corporation and a joint-venture refinery company with CALTEX before practicing CPA.

 KH Lee studied economics at Seoul National University and Ph.D. Degree was awarded for the thesis of “A Study of Permanent Establishment Concept as Applied to International Taxation’ from Hongik University.

The Firm

Samhwa Accounting was organized in March 1997 with its key members who had been practicing diverse fields of their professions at BIG 4. The Firm comprises over 120 CPAs and similar number of supporting staffs now and its raking is No. 10 in Korea excluding BIG 4. Samhwa has been a member of Moore Global since 2000, which has 110 member countries worldwide.

Samhwa Accounting provides accounting, auditing, national and international taxation, management and consulting, M/A, and legal service for company formation of international companies in Korea. Particularly outsourcing service, company formation and liquidation, as well consulting on international taxation for foreign companies are outstanding.

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