Taxation & Wealth Planning

Practice Areas

Taxation & Wealth Planning

Highly Recommended in Tax for consecutive years (Chambers Asia Pacific)

As a trusted law firm in tax and private client services, Zhong Lun’s tax practice is one of the most highly regarded tax groups in China. Renowned for its solid international expertise, Zhong Lun’s tax group is particularly adept at dealing with complex cross-border tax issues, including providing high-quality tax advice in transnational transactions and investments, tax planning and dispute resolution services. All of Zhong Lun’s tax lawyers graduated from top law schools in China and overseas, and have practiced in international law firms and/or the Big Four accounting firms. Many of them are admitted in both the PRC and the United States. Their in-depth knowledge, expertise and practical experience cover PRC tax law and international tax law. In addition to tax law, they also have an extensive understanding of other legal areas, such as company law, financial law, foreign investment law, securities law, real estate and funds related laws.

Our clients come from many industries, including manufacturing, technology, finance, pharmaceuticals, investment funds, real estate, telecommunications, energy resources, logistics, infrastructure, trade, construction as well as modern services, and most of which are global multinational companies, funds and the most influential enterprises in China.

As one of the largest and most experienced private client groups in the Greater China region, Zhong Lun’s lawyers also specialize in providing comprehensive legal services related to wealth planning for high net worth individuals and families.

Scope of Services

  • Tax strategies for investment entry and exit
  • Investment structuring
  • Restructuring and M&As, including pre-IPO restructuring
  • Financing structuring
  • Tax planning for high net worth individuals and company executives
  • Tax efficient supply chain management planning
  • Tax advisory services on day to day company operations
  • Tax planning for import and export
  • Transfer pricing
  • Tax dispute resolution
Wealth Planning
  • Asset and investment planning in the most tax efficient manner
  • Use of trust or foundation for asset protection
  • Estate planning by means of will, trust, insurance and other tools
  • Pre-IPO and Post-IPO wealth planning for major shareholders
  • Pre-immigration wealth risk evaluation and planning
  • Pre-marriage and marital wealth risk evaluation and planning
  • Legal advice and dispute resolution services on domestic and overseas marriage and inheritance issues.
  • Witness and execution of estate planning and wills
  • Holistic wealth planning
  • Assisting in design and establishment of Family Office
  • Advice on Automatic Exchange of Information and the Common Reporting Standard