Frank Tao

Frank Tao is based in Taxand China, which is Hendersen Taxand. After graduation, he joined the Tax and Legal Service department PwC Shanghai office. In 2005, he joined Dezan Shira & Associates Shanghai office as a consulting manager focusing on business advisories to big foreign MNCs into China. He became a member of Hendersen Shanghai Office in June 2011. 

During more than 15 years’ professional consultant career, Frank has worked on projects as international tax planning, supply chain, TP, due diligence, M&A, compliance, labor, statutory audit, foreign direct investment, market entry strategy and etc. for many fortune MNCs, for example Bayer, Krupp Stainless, FMC, DANONE, PepsiCo, Tyco, Rolex, GE, Pernod Ricard, Alstom. His comprehensive professional experience covers tax, accounting, finance, business operation and legal consulting fields. Accordingly, he is capable of providing help to clients more than a routine tax advisor, by evaluating various risks/benefits from more different perspectives.

For the industry sectors, Frank is familiar with the relevant PRC implications for companies in machinery, pharmaceutics, food and beverage, cosmetics, franchising, logistics, automobile, retail, freight forwarding, testing, software development, energy, agriculture and etc.