Daniel has more than 20 years of tax experience working with Big Four international accounting firms. He has gained extensive experience across a wide spectrum of tax specialised areas in tax compliance, tax consultancy, international tax, tax incentives, capital allowance study, tax audit, tax due diligence and tax investigation.
Daniel has provided international tax & tax advisory and tax compliance services to companies in various industries ranging from manufacturing, toll concessionaires, telecommunications, fast-food chains, infrastructures, reinsurance, venture-capital, project management, trading, recreational, property development and construction, engineering services, operational headquarters and shipping. He is recognised as an industry tax specialist in toll concessionaires.
Daniel is a regular speaker in various tax forums. He was previously the Head of Tax Review Panel (2008-2012) overseeing the Annual Malaysian Budget Proposals and Tax information affecting companies and changes on petroleum income tax and currently a member of the Direct Tax Technical Committee of CTIM. Daniel was invited to provide international tax training to the Kampuchea Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Auditors (KICPAA) in Cambodia, and as trainer on international tax to Grant Thornton Member Firms in the APAC Region.
Daniel is also a member of the Examination & Education Committee of CTIM and is the Chief Examiner, Examiner and Moderator for the Advanced Taxation Papers of the CTIM professional final level examination. He is also a member of CTIM's Technical Committee - Direct Taxation.
Areas of expertise
- Global mobility services
- International tax
- Tax compliance
- Tax consultancy
- Tax incentives
- Tax audit
- Tax due diligence
- Tax investigation
- Master of Business Administration from United Kingdom
- Member of Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia (CTIM)
- Member of Tax Institute of Australia
- Approved Tax Agent under Section 170 of the Goods and Services Tax Act 2014
- Approved Tax Agent under Section 153(3) of the Income Tax Act 1967