Yvonne Beh

Yvonne Beh

Yvonne Beh is a partner in the Tax Practice Group of Wong and Partners, a member firm of Baker & McKenzie International, located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She advises on Malaysian direct and indirect tax issues and assists clients in tax structuring supportable by relevant facts and documentation. Apart from tax, Ms. Beh has experience advising on legal and regulatory issues affecting multinational corporations operating in Malaysia.

She has contributed numerous articles in the tax publications of Bloomberg BNA, the Asia Pacific Tax Bulletin published by the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation and Asian Legal Business. Ms. Beh was in the shortlist of ""Rising Star in Tax"" by the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2013.

Ms. Beh focuses on Malaysian tax laws, corporate laws and commercial matters. In particular, she regularly advises on tax implications resulting from mergers and acquisitions, foreign direct investment, tax planning, transfer pricing as well as tax controversies/disputes. She has successfully assisted many foreign clients in negotiating for favorable tax incentives.

She has acted for clients in corporate exercises, including regional and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations and restructuring, as well as establishment of new operations in Malaysia.

Her practice also includes advising and assisting clients on the goods and services tax (GST) regime, which has been implemented in Malaysia.

LL.B., Cardiff University, honors