Hakrae Cho

  • Senior CPA
  • T. +82-2-3404-0580
  • F. +82-2-3404-7687
  • E. hakrae.cho@bkl.co.kr


Hakrae Cho is a CPA specializing in tax counseling, tax appeal and tax correction.

Prior to joining Bae, Kim & Lee LLC in 2006, Mr. Cho worked at the Tax Counseling Group of Deloitte Anjin LLC, where he built extensive experience in counseling. He provides tax counseling on reorganization transactions and various deals and also successfully handles tax appeals. Recently, he is working on more efficient measures for requesting tax rectification in close cooperation with multiple domestic accounting firms. He obtained a B.A in Business Administration from Korea University in 2005 and studied in University of California San Diego in 2012.

Representative Experience

2006-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2004-2006 Deloitte Anjin LLC

Representative Matters

Represented Oriental Brewery in an appeal against the imposition of corporate tax withheld at source (KKR, Affinity) (2014)
Represented SK Telecom in an appeal against the imposition of corporate tax (2014)
Represented Diageo Korea in an appeal against the imposition of duties on Windsor (2011)


2005 Korea University (B.A.)

Selected Activities

Tax Law Issues I: Rehabilitation Procedures and Tax Issues (Co-author, Kyungin Publishing, 2015)


2005 Korea