Jai advises clients on a wide range of New Zealand tax matters including structuring, mergers and acquisitions, cross-border investments and tax disputes.
Jai has trans-Tasman experience in Big Four accounting firms, covering Australian and New Zealand tax matters. She specialised in corporate M&A taxation and international taxation for clients operating in a range of industries including utilities, engineering, media, insurance and financial services.
advised Evolution Healthcare on the tax aspects of its acquisition of Acurity Healthgroup and the sale of Boulcott Hospital
advised Oji Oceania Management (NZ) on the tax aspects of its acquisition of 100% of the shares in Carter Holt Harvey Pulp & Paper from Carter Holt Harvey
advised on the acquisition by Hunan Dakang Farming Co of the shares in An Yuan Dairy from Shanghai Pengxin Group
advised on Spark’s sale of Telecom Rentals to FlexiGroup, a finance company based in Australia and listed on the ASX
advised a number of Australian and New Zealand private equity firms on tax structuring, due diligence and model reviews for proposed acquisitions
advised EBOS Group on tax structuring and due diligence for the acquisition of Symbion Healthcare and Masterpet
provided sell side assistance, including tax vendor due diligence and structuring, for the proposed sale of large entertainment/television network groups, the downstream business of a multi-national oil and gas company and various divestments of Australian and New Zealand government assets, and
provided tax assistance, including tax due diligence and tax structuring advice, for the IPOs of various Australian and New Zealand companies.