Youngkug Kwag

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Youngkug Kwag is a certified tax accountant at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (BKL). After graduating from National Tax College, Mr. Kwag started his career as a tax official at NTS Yeongdeok District Office in 1988. He analyzed and examined hearings of large companies and wealthy individuals in the Investigation Bureau IV of NTS Seoul Regional Office and the Investigation Bureau of National Tax Service. Currently, he is a member of the Tax Team III at BKL. His main practice focuses on the representation of clients in tax probes, prior tax examination, tax appeals, and tax consultations. He also gives lectures on inheritance and gift tax in National Tax Officials Training Institute.

Representative Experience

2011-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2010-2011 Investigation Bureau, National Tax Service
2000-2009 Division I, Investigation Bureau IV, NTS Seoul Regional Office
1998-1999 Investigation Division I, NTS Jongno District Office
1996-1998 Value-Added Tax Division, NTS Seodaemun District Office
1995-1997 General Affairs Division, NTS Jungbu District Office
1993-1994 General Affairs Division, NTS Seodaemun District Office
1991-1992 Uljin Office, NTS Yeongdeok District Office

Representative Matters

Represented various large companies in their tax probes
Advised and represented clients in filing inheritance tax returns and tax probes
Represented Dongbu Hightech in tax appeal case involving the comprehensive gift taxation
Successfully represented a listed corporation in tax appeal case involving the assessment of gift tax on the title trust of minority shareholder


1994 Korea National Open University (B.A.)
1988 National Tax College

Selected Activities

Instructor, Inheritance and Gift Tax Lecture, National Tax Officials Training Institute (2014-2015)


2010 Korea