is a tax partner who has practised law in Bangkok since 1984. Piphob worked as an associate at the international law firm Baker & McKenzie for 6 years and was a partner for 3 years. In 1998 Piphob joined the international law firm Linklaters as tax partner. It is widely known that Piphob helped build the tax practice groups of both these law firms to the extent that, even today, they are well known as providing strong tax advisory services.
Piphob’s specialities include advising international and domestic clients in the areas of Tax Litigation, Finance & Securities Tax, Capital Gains Tax, Corporate Income Tax (Thailand), International Tax Planning (for Thai investors), Foreign Investment in Thailand, Remittance Tax and Petroleum Income Tax. Piphob also has vast experience advising on matters relating to tax planning on investments, structured finance and securities transactions, transfer pricing issues, BOI projects, holding company structures, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, consortium structures and tax appeals.
“Widely hailed as Thailand’s ‘godfather’ of tax law,
Piphob Veraphong benefits from ‘unbeatable’ knowledge of his subject. His clients include financial institutions, overseas investors and equity funds for advice across a full range of tax issues, including tax-efficient investment.”
- The Asia Pacific Legal 500