DFDL is pleased to announce that for the third year running it has been awarded with the Cambodia Tax Firm of the Year title from the International Tax Review (ITR), an industry-leading tax publication. In addition DFDL was also awarded with the award for Cambodia Tax Disputes firm of the year for the second consecutive year.

The 8th ITR Asia Tax Awards were held on the 9th of May 2019 at the Mandarin Orchard Hotel in Singapore. This two day Asia Tax Forum event which was bookended by the awards ceremony, attracted well in excess of 100 tax delegates from the “Big Four” Accounting Firms, leading law firms, and in-house counsels from across ASEAN.

Awards presented during the evening included the National Tax Firm of the Year for 18 different jurisdictions, recognizing firms that exhibited outstanding achievements in advising clients on local direct and indirect taxation matters, and on cross-border matters for the period 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2018.

DFDL was announced as the winner of the Cambodian Tax Firm of the Year and the winner of Cambodia Tax Disputes and Litigation Firm of the Year. DFDL was also a finalist for Tax Firm of the Year in Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. Further nominations include those for Asia wide tax transactions, tax practice leader of the year, firm of the year, and tax litigation and disputes.

In acknowledgment of this remarkable accolade, Jack Sheehan, Partner and Head of the DFDL Regional Tax Practice expressed “We are very proud of our Cambodia tax team and heartily congratulate them on these awards in recognition of their hard work and success throughout the year. We will continue striving to be the leading tax firm in ASEAN.

To win this prestigious award for three years running is very special and I am very proud of our Cambodian tax team and all the hard work that they have put in. I am especially pleased to win the Cambodian Tax Disputes Award for the second year in a row as this is a integral part of our work which presents its own unique set of challenges. We will strive to provide the same level of high quality tax services to all our clients in 2019.” observed Clint O’Connell, Partner and Head of the Cambodia Tax Practice Group.

DFDL is exceptionally proud to receive these awards and we will continue to build upon our reputation as the leading integrated tax and legal firm in the region.

To find out for more information about the awards, please visit the ITR Asia website.