Chia-Sheng Tsai

Senior Attorney
Chia-Sheng Tsai

Mr. Chia-Sheng (Leo) Tsai is a member of the Tax Practice Group at Lee & Li. His major practice areas are in tax law and public law with special emphasis on tax dispute resolution and applications for constitutional interpretation of tax laws.

Mr. Chia-Sheng Tsai has represented clients in disputes, among others, involving the Anti-smuggling Act, Tax Treaties, Anti-avoidance Rules and the Transfer Pricing Guidelines and successfully assisted clients in saving tax levied and/or penalties imposed by the tax authorities. Recently, Mr. Chia-Sheng Tsai represented an internationally renowned musical instruments and musical education company in a lawsuit regarding the question of whether the company had violated the regulation for issuance of invoices and obtained a favorable judgment from the Supreme Administrative Court (Ref. No.: 100-Pan-2254). The judgment was voted as first Taiwan's best tax judgment of the year by the appraisal committee composed of tax experts on September 24, 2012 because the judgment clarified long-term tax issues, specifically protected the taxpayer's rights, and significantly contributed to the development of tax law and the judicial system.

Known for his in-depth experience in tax dispute resolution, Mr. Chia-Sheng Tsai is regularly invited to speak at workshops or publish articles on the tax system and tax dispute resolution.

LL.M., University of Illinois College of Law (2004)
Certificate of Tax Accounting Program, National Cheng-Chi University (2003)
LL.B., Fu-Jen Catholic University (1997)