James has over 15 years of tax related experience, specialising in providing tax consulting and compliance services to a wide range of clients in industries including real estate, agriculture, mining, renewable energy and consumer goods. He is fluent in Mandarin and has assisted many Mainland Chinese enterprises in investing into Australia.
Prior to joining SW, James spent over 3 years’ working in Shanghai assisting Chinese domestic clients invest abroad and Multinational Corporations invest into China.
James is a fully qualified accountant and tax lawyer. He is actively involved in SW’s agribusiness industry group and the Australia China Agribusiness Association. James is also a working group member of the Australia China Business Council and a member of the Chinese Chamber of Commerce in Australia.
James’ experience includes:
- International tax planning for Chinese state-owned enterprises and private enterprises
- Developing efficient cross-border tax structures
- Providing strategic tax advice for M&A due diligence, especially in relation to investments from China
- Assisting Chinese companies and high net wealth individuals invest into Australia
James is a Partner of SW Audit and a Director of SW Accountants & Advisors Pty Ltd.