AMIRA AHMAD AZHAR
Amira is a partner with the firm’s Tax, SST, and Customs practice. She is involved in tax litigation and advisory with a specific focus on corporate tax, petroleum tax, tax incentives and transfer pricing disputes. She has represented Fortune 500 companies in Malaysia and leading Malaysian companies in various tax disputes before the Special Commissioners of Income Tax, High Court, Court of Appeal, and Federal Court. She is presently involved in one of the largest tax disputes in Malaysia amounting to RM9 billion in claims. Amira also focuses on negotiations with the Inland Revenue Board and the Royal Customs of Malaysia where a good number of her matters are resolved amicably through discussions with the authorities. In recognition of her expertise, she was appointed by her alma mater as a UiTMLaw Industry Reviewer for the tax law subject offered under the UiTM Bachelor of Laws program. Amira is also a member of the Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia (CTIM).
LL.B (Hons), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya