Ishali joined Buzzacott in 2004 as a graduate and is now a Director in the Expatriate Tax Services team, representing the firm in Hong Kong.
She specialises in advising on all aspects of US and UK expatriate tax with a particular focus on international pensions, expatriation and US tax issues surrounding ownership of non-US structures for corporates and trusts. Ishali is very experienced in helping US persons get up to date with their US tax affairs using the IRS disclosure programs and in helping trustees manage their responsibilities towards US beneficiaries of foreign trusts including calculations of “distributable net income” and “undistributed net income”.
She also sits on the Tax Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and is an active member of both the American and British Chambers of Commerce.
Ishali is dually qualified in US and UK tax being an IRS Enrolled Agent and a Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA) in the UK.
When she’s not working Ishali enjoys taking on the challenge of learning Korean. She also likes to watch movies and go for long walks with her dog.