Tax optimization is a specialty of VDB Loi. Our professional advisors are expert in delivering “out of the box” solutions to improve your tax situation and avoid adverse tax consequences. Thailand and Vietnam have large tax treaty networks, which can offer useful benefits for investors. Strong local knowledge and relationships are crucial to assessing the practical impact of planning techniques. Our firm is independent of any auditing organization and thus not affected by Sarbanes Oxley restrictions.
Our tax optimization experience includes:
- Structuring of a regional profit repatriation scheme involving Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia and Laos for a listed construction group.
- Tax optimization of the leasing of oil exploration equipment in Thailand.
- Advising on a regional expatriate remuneration structure for an international manufacturer of consumer goods in Vietnam.
- Tax optimization of a multinational services enterprise covering Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
- Restructuring of sales of property to maximize tax benefits for a private equity fund in Thailand.
- Advising on a tax optimization structure for repatriating profit from Cambodia for a listed property fund.
- Advising on the reduction of withholding taxes on financing and management for a garment manufacturer in Laos.
- Providing tax advice on the restructuring of a loan to a Vietnamese borrower for a European bank.