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On March 26, Carrie Lam was elected Hong Kong's new chief executive, with a promise that she would pursue a "new tax policy direction" in the territory. Read Full Story
Taiwan's national tax authority has released guidance on VAT refunds for foreign exhibitors, following a number of questions received from overseas firms. Read Full Story
Hong Kong has signed agreements with six jurisdictions to automatically exchange financial account information in tax matters. Read Full Story
The Hong Kong Government on March 10 published the Inland Revenue Amendment (No. 2) Bill 2017, which contains measures designed to boost the territory's attractiveness as a location for aircraft leasing. Read Full Story
The Financial Services Development Council released a report on March 3 on the policies, including tax measures, Hong Kong could adopt to improve its position as an insurance hub, especially in reinsurance, marine insurance, and captives. Read Full Story
The Inland Revenue (Amendment) Bill 2017, which would implement concessionary tax measures proposed in Hong Kong's 2017-18 Budget, was gazetted on March 3, and will be tabled in the Legislative Council on March 22. Read Full Story
Hong Kong's Inland Revenue Department has confirmed that business registration fees for business registration certificates will become payable again from April 1. Read Full Story
On February 22, Hong Kong's Environment Bureau announced the details of the first registration tax concessions for different classes of electric vehicles for the period from April 1, 2017, to March 31, 2018. Read Full Story
Hong Kong's Financial Secretary, Paul Chan, has announced measures to boost the territory's economy in his 2017-2018 Budget. Read Full Story
On February 17, Hong Kong and Pakistan signed a comprehensive double taxation agreement, which sets out the allocation of taxing rights between the two jurisdictions and will aid the assessment of tax liabilities arising out of cross-border economic activities. Read Full Story
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