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AMCHAM Capital Markets & Financial Services Committee Meeting

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

7:30 AM - 9:30 AM

7:30am-8:00am: Registration / Networking
8:00am-9:30am: Breakfast / Speech / Q&A


Conrad Seoul, Studio 4 (6 Fl.)

The AMCHAM Capital Markets & Financial Services Committee will be hosting a special tax presentation by Mr. Han Jun Chon from Kim & Chang, who has 30 years of experience practicing in general and finance tax matters. Mr. Chon will present on the taxation of funds and securities investments, including a comparison of the current treatment and treatment under the proposed financial investment income tax regime for Korean individual investors. In addition, he will address some key proposed tax law amendments for 2022, with a focus on proposed changes affecting financial markets and investments. In view of the wide application and timeliness of the subject matter, non-committee members are also invited and encouraged to attend.


TOPIC Taxation of Funds and Securities Investments under the Proposed Tax Regimes for Korean Individual Investors
COST KRW 77,000 for members
KRW 77,000 for non-members (My company is an AMCHAM member)
KRW 99,000 for non-members
Noon, Monday, November 21, 2022

* No refunds or cancellations after this date
* Please complete registration in advance. No walk-ins or payments accepted at the door
* 2 complimentary admission for Founding Partners

About the Speaker

Han Jun Chon, Foreign Tax Consultant, Kim & Chang

Han Jun Chon is a Chartered Accountant at Kim & Chang who practices primarily in finance tax and general tax consulting with 30 years of experience in a wide range of tax law areas and industries in both Australia and Korea.

In Korea where he has practiced tax since 2002, Mr. Chon specializes in providing tax consulting services to multinational foreign financial institutions with a particular focus on capital markets and investment management including private equity. He has extensive experience in advising foreign banks, securities companies, asset management companies and insurance companies on all aspects of Korean tax including general tax advice, tax audit, tax appeal and transfer pricing. On the private equity front, Mr. Chon has worked closely with various international and local private equity groups in providing tax advice on fund structuring, acquisition and exit and tax due diligence of Korean companies.

Prior to joining Kim & Chang, Mr. Chon was a tax partner of Samil PwC from July 2006 to November 2014 and has also worked in PwC Sydney for over 11 years before relocating to Korea in late 2002.

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