Oksana Simonoff Associate Director, Tax Auckland +64 9 922 1233

Oksana has specialised in tax for over two decades; before joining Grant Thornton, she held senior positions in two big 4 firms and led the tax team for a major corporation for a number of years. Oksana is highly experienced in all areas of tax risk management and technical issues facing New Zealand businesses and diversified industrial multi-nationals. She has worked extensively with the financial services sector to navigate challenges around finance, insurance, portfolio investments and funds management.

Her expertise covers:

  • Domestic and international tax planning
  • Tax controllership and operations
  • Tax accounting under IFRS and US GAAP
  • Acquisition and disposition due diligence
  • IRD relationship management
  • Binding rulings
  • IRD audits
  • Board and leadership team reporting
Qualifications
  • Chartered Accountant (CA) of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) State of New Hampshire USA
  • Bachelor or Commerce, Moscow Finance Academy