M&A Tax Advisory Manager (Japanese Speaking)

Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Rank: Manager

Job Description

The International Corporate Tax Services @ KPMG consists of Thai and foreign tax professionals who have global experience in providing robust international taxation advice in all areas of Thai inbound and outbound transactions. With extensive work experience in Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia Pacific, KPMG’s tax professionals have a global mindset supported by deep local knowledge. KPMG’s professionals can provide fresh insights into establishing new ventures and contracts, structuring overseas transactions and maintaining compliance with tax and trade regulations.

KPMG is currently seeking a Manager to join our Mergers & Acquisition Tax Advisory practice.


  • Advise clients on a full spectrum of corporate tax services including planning, research, and other mergers and acquisitions activities
  • Work as a part of a multi-disciplinary team that focuses on delivering due diligence and tax structuring services, and communicates findings and opportunities to clients
  • Assist clients with current issues which may include outbound investment to ASEAN and outside Thailand. The role also involves enabling clients tax optimization and planning. 
  • Liase with target compay's financial / accounting departments and tax advisors to gather pertinant facts for an analysis of tax risks.
  • Assist clients with current issues which may include bankruptcy emergence planning, out of court workouts, debt restructurings, tax basis, earning and profits etc.
  • Develop, motivate, and train staff-level team members


  • Minimum 4+ years of recent experience in Thai Tax or M&A work in a public accounting firm, corporate tax department, or law firm
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree from an accredited college/university
  • LLM in Taxation or any professional degree good to have, not mandatory.
  • Knowledge of a broad range of corporate tax matters such VAT, WHT, and other tax matters in various industries
  • Ability to handle multiple engagements and client service teams
  • Excellent research and writing skills in English and Thai.