Nov 2010

Felix Ng was a speaker at International Bar Association (IBA) Annual Conference 2010 in Vancouver, Canada

As a Committee Officer and a National Representative in the IBA, Felix Ng attended the IBA Annual Conference 2010 in Vancouver, Canada from 3rd to 8th October 2010. He also gave a presentation entitled “Tax offences in cross-border cases: evasion or avoidance?” at the Business Crime Session on 7th October 2010.

During the Presentation, Felix Ng explored various multi-jurisdictional tax planning cases, from legitimate avoidance to tax evasion that are considered criminal. He also discussed the recent criminal prosecutions taken out by the Inland Revenue Department in Hong Kong and the relevant Court rulings.

Other speakers on the Panel included various experienced tax and criminal practitioners from Italy, France, the Netherlands, Canada and USA.