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The Financial Report June 11, 2015 - news from Asia and the Pacific
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Singapore, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Japan
  • June 11 2015

The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) released consultation conclusions on proposed amendments to the Securities and Futures


The Russia-Hong Kong double taxation agreement has now come into effect (Russian)
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong, Russia
  • November 29 2016

Соглашение будет применяться в отношении российских налогов с 1 января 2017 года, а в отношении налогов Гонконга - с 1 апреля 2017 года. The


Hong Kong government to extend existing offshore funds tax exemption to private equity funds
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • February 23 2015

The Hong Kong Government has announced in its latest budget a planned extension of the existing offshore funds tax exemption to bring offshore


Hong Kong Profits Tax Exemption for Private Equity Funds
  • Dechert LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • January 12 2016

The Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No.2) Ordinance 2015 (the "Amendment Ordinance") came into effect on July 17, 2015, extending Hong Kong profits tax


New tax treaty between Hong Kong and mainland China which has consequences for shipping, airline and securities trading companies
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • China, Hong Kong
  • April 13 2015

This is relevant mainly for (1) Hong Kong companies or investment funds selling securities in Chinese listed companies and (2) ship or aircraft


Amended profits tax exemption a welcome change for private equity funds
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Hong Kong
  • July 22 2015

On 10 July 2015 the Hong Kong Legislative Council agreed to extend the existing profits tax exemption for offshore funds to PE funds. The new


Implementation of Common Reporting Standard in Hong Kong - Implications for Family Trust with a Private Trust Company as Trustee
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Hong Kong, OECD
  • December 1 2016

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) issued the Standard for Automatic Exchange of Financial Information in Tax Matters


General Counsel Update - November 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • November 24 2016

The outcome of the June 2016 Brexit referendum raised many significant questions of concern to business. We began our Brexit analysis 18 months before


Hong Kong Government consultation process regarding automatic exchange of information and the Common Reporting Standard
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Hong Kong
  • May 5 2015

The Hong Kong Government published on 24 April 2015 the Consultation Paper on Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information in Tax Matters in


QFII and RQFII capital gains tax
  • Dechert LLP
  • China, Hong Kong
  • April 22 2015

Capital gains tax ("CGT") has been a key issue surrounding the investment by QFIIs and RQFIIs in the Mainland Chinese securities market. Mainland