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Author: Su Lee Chan New requirements to lodge information on Singapore's register of registrable controllers from May 2020 The Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore (“ACRA”) has extended its deadline to...

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In Singapore’s 2020 Budget, the plan from 2018 to raise GST in the city state to 9% between 2021 to 2025 was confirmed not to take effect in 2021. GST in Singapore will remain at its current rate of 7%. A rebate of 25% on the corporate income taxes...

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On 26 February 2020, Financial Secretary, Mr Paul Chan Mo-po, GBM, GBS, MH, JP,[1] delivered the government’s 2020/2021 Budget Plan to the Legislative Council.Given the tough economic environment, an expansionary fiscal stance is being adopted maki...

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Many investors or businessmen are interested in investing in Hong Kong or have already set up limited liability companies in Hong Kong. Most have one question on their mind: ‘How do I pay less tax?’ Do I need to pay tax immediately after filing ...

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Business Succession PlanningMany business owners are often focused on 'today' often neglect planning for the future, and in particular to a future in which they will not play a part. As a result many businesses do not survive beyond the first generat...

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On June 19th, 2019, Zetland Fiduciary Group Limited, together with Tianyuan Law Firm and Zhongrong Trust Family Office, held the family wealth management sharing meeting by the beautiful West Lake. Many professionals from the banking, legal and inves...

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Hong Kong is suffering a miniature measles epidemic especially amongst Cathay Pacific staff. Readers may be amused by the following exchange…. From: Jim Sutherland To all Staff at Zetland It was good to see everyone at the birthday party last Frida...

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We seem to be in the season for the publishing of rankings of countries for various things related to business or quality of life. I think what is interesting is not just the absolute order of rank (no-one is surprised to see Syria or Afghanistan usu...

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November, 2020Author : Kayla LauThe State Council Launches New Requirements for the Establishment of Financial Holding CompaniesChina is increasing its regulatory scrutiny of non-bank financial companies including Ant Group, HNA Group, and Fosun Inte...

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November, 2020Author: Dominik StuiberFamily offices have been gaining greater visibility in Asia not just in the private wealth management business. They have become increasingly important to the whole financial services industry. As a financial hub ...

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November, 2020Author: Roger Frick by ATU (Allgemeines Treuunternehmen)Interview with Roger FrickFor over 90 years, Allgemeines Treuunternehmen (ATU), one of Liechtenstein’s first and leading trust companies has been developing tailored wealth ...

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November, 2020Author: Jim SutherlandWe all spend a lot of time working out, avoiding and paying taxes but how much do we think about that other great inevitability – our demise? The recent untimely death in Hong Kong of a longstanding client of Ze...

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