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Setting Up in Hong Kong: An Overview of the Tax Regime

Multinational businesses often chose to establish companies in Hong Kong to serve as their base for operations in the Asia-Pacific Region. Amongst the many reasons for so doing is that Hong Kong is a tax friendly jurisdiction.  It has a low rate of tax and its taxes apply only to income sourced in Hong Kong. At the same time, it has established a comprehensive international tax treaty network and complies with international standards to...

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Naming a Hong Kong Company: Restrictions and Procedures

The birth of a new business or the re-branding of an existing business invariably raises the question: "What should I name my business?".  In today's world, often the answer will depend upon what domain name is available. However, beyond the issue of domain name, the business owner should consider whether his chosen name is the subject of a trademark registration and, if he chooses to incorporate his business, whether it is possible to...