Mr William Wong > Raja, Darryl & Loh > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Lawyer Profile

Raja, Darryl & Loh
Level 26, Menara Hong Leong
6, Jalan Damanlela, Bukit Damansara
KUALA LUMPUR
50490
Malaysia
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Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner – Tax

Career

William obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree from Oxford Brookes University in the United Kingdom in June 2010 and was admitted to the Bar of England and Wales as a member of The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple in October 2011.  He was called to the Peninsular Malaysian Bar in September 2012.

William is active in all areas of tax law. With a strong background in technical tax work, William frequently renders legal opinions to both taxpayers and tax consultants.  He is experienced in acting for start-ups, providing strategic tax advice on their business structures, as well as e-commerce platforms, regulatory and market entry requirements and tax concerns arising from, amongst others, cross-border supplies, logistic services and last-mile delivery.

Further, with an increasingly aggressive tax administration, William regularly acts for clients on matters such as tax audits and investigations and the review of specific items for the purposes of income tax filings.  He has been involved in numerous tax cases and has appeared before the Special Commissioners of Income Tax, the Customs Appeal Tribunal, the High Court and the Court of Appeal.

The Asia Pacific Legal 500 listed William  as a Next Generation Partner in its 2019 publication, as a Rising Star in its 2020 publication and again as a Next Generation Partner in its 2021 – 2023 publications.

Languages

English, Bahasa Malaysia

Memberships

Barrister-at-Law (admitted as a member of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple); Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya; Associate of the Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia.

Education

Bachelor of Laws (Hon), Oxford Brookes University

Lawyer Rankings

Malaysia > Tax

(Next Generation Partners)

William WongRaja, Darryl & Loh

Vijey Mohana Krishnan leads the team at Raja, Darryl & Loh and advises clients on tax matters arising out of the oil and gas and infrastructure sectors. With demonstrable experience before the High Court and the Appeal Court, the practice counts income tax, real property gains, customs duties, sales and service tax, as well as entertainments duty and stamp duty, in its workload. William Wong is noted for his ‘in-depth understanding in the field of tax law’ and is praised as ‘outstanding’. The team has also been bolstered by the return of tax specialist Chang Ee Leen.