Q: Hi Christie We have a Canadian candidate looking to come to Korea to work for my company in Daegu. (Foreign Direct Investment corporation) He wants to receive KRW200m base AFTER tax is paid. He will also get a discretionary bonus. What … Read More
Q: If it’s okay, I had a question regarding the tax office. When I first came to Korea in 2013, my hagwon boss told me not to worry about the taxes and that the employer usually takes care of it. But … Read More
Top 3 Benefits of Hiring Part-time staff in Korea Three types of employment in Korea which are common: regular worker, freelancer, part-timer. Part-timers are often used for a light duty work on a small time basis. Here, I focus on … Read More
Lump-sum National pension refund when leaving Korea. #NationalPension #Socialsecurity #selfemploymenttax #pensionrefund #immigration My American friend Jame had to take care of a lot of things (family, house etc.) while moving back to USA and forgot about the pension he contributed … Read More
Q: My family has precision tool business in the UK and I wish to have an affiliate in Korea. What is best way to form? Subsidiary or Branch? ANSWER: If you wish to set up a legal entity that is … Read More
The Seoul Global Center is kicking off it’s business startup school again, and I’ll be teaching the tax portion. This is a great lecture series for anyone who wants to know how to startup a business in Korea.
Hello everyone, I will give basic Korean tax seminar (in Korean) at Seoul Global Center on 16th of October. This seminar is usually done in English but this time the target audiences are non-English speaking foreigners. Those who are interested … Read More