Byung-Moon Jung is an attorney at Kim & Chang. He practices primarily in tax audit and dispute resolution.
Reflecting his varied experience as a judge, especially a research judge(chief of tax team) at Supreme Court and a presiding judge at Suwon District Court Administration Panel, Mr. Jung has developed practical experience and expertise in variety of tax issues and practices, including tax treaty issues, tax audit assistance, resolution of tax controversies, tax rulings, and legislative advisory. He further advises on tax incentives, indirect taxes, real estate taxation, and tax related issues on setting up and restructuring Korean operations of multinational companies.
As a leading member of the Tax Audit and Dispute Resolution Group, Mr. Jung works extensively with a broad range of local and foreign companies. He is an expert in advising in corporate tax, income tax, international tax, inheritance tax, and added tax. Reflecting his experience as a judge, Mr. Jung, also has specialization in resolution of tax controversies.
Mr. Jung also has experience providing foreign and domestic private equity funds with tax advice relating to mergers and acquisitions, transaction evaluation and structuring, due-diligence reviews, contract negotiations and documentations, restructuring, and dispositions.
Before joining Kim & Chang, Mr. Jung served in the judiciary for 19 years, first as a judge in district court, and later as a judge in the appellate court, as well as a research judge (chief of tax litigation team) at the Supreme Court and as a presiding judge at Suwon District Court Administration Panel.