COMPANY REGISTRY: PROTECT YOUR PRIVACY

According to the Companies Ordinance (Cap. 622), Phase 2 of the New Inspection Regime of Companies Register phase 2 will be starting from 24th October 2022 in order to protect privacy of director within Hong Kong Limited Companies. How to protect your privacy? Phase 1: Started from 23rd August 2021 Directors can use correspondence addresses …

HAVE YOU FILED YOUR EMPLOYER’S RETURN FORM YET?

Inland Revenue Department (IRD) has posted an Employer’s Return of Remuneration and Pensions to every company. No matter if the employers have employed employees or not, the employers have the obligation to response to IRD within 14 days by filling out the Employer’s return form. What is the outcome if you have not filed your …

WAIVER OF BUSINESS REGISTRATION FEES FOR 2022-23

The Financial Secretary proposed in his 2022-23 Budget to waive Business Registration fees for 1 year. The schedule is starting from 1st April, 2022. Details of the Business Registration Fees waiver In respect of business registration certificates and branch registration certificates that commence on 1st April 2022 but before 1st April 2023. The fees payable …

HOW TO CALCULATE MPF CONTRIBUTIONS?

What is MPF? MPF refers to “Mandatory Provident Fund”. Hong Kong started MPF system since December 2000 in response to the rapidly ageing population issue in Hong Kong. How to calculate MPF contributions? The MPF contributions have 2 parts: 5% from employee and 5% from employer. Totally 10% of employee’s relevant income. Moreover, the employers …

THE BUSINESS REGISTRATION ORDINANCE HIGHLIGHT

According Business Registration Ordinance (Chapter 310, Laws of Hong Kong). Every business owner in Hong Kong should ensure compliance with the requirements of the Business Registration Ordinance. Please find the highlight as following: Section 7(2) requires every business owner to notify the Commissioner of Inland Revenue (Commissioner). If the business owner does not receive the …

ANNUAL RETURN FILING FOR HONG KONG LIMITED COMPANIES

All local companies incorporated in Hong Kong needs to file an annual return. In order to facilitate the completion of NAR1, key particulars of the company are filed. Whereas this happen at the anniversary date of the annual return as registered and kept by the Companies Registry will be provided. The Hong Kong Limited Company Secretary …

香港有限公司提交周年申报表

所有在香港注册成立的本地公司均须提交周年申报表。为了促进NAR1的完成,公司的关键细节被归档。鉴于这是在公司注册处注册并备存的周年申报表的周年日提供。香港有限公司秘书须在订明时间内向公司注册处递交一份填妥及签署的周年申报表,连同正确的周年注册费。  逾期交付周年申报表罚则 公司如逾期交付周年申报表,仍须缴付按交付日期计算的法定较高注册费。即使迟交的周年申报表是在宽免期内交付的。 公司年代返回日期后42天内包容23美元 超过42天后,但公司年代后3个月内返回日期870美元 后超过三个月但公司年代后6个月内返回日期1740美元 超过6个月但在9个月内$ 2610 超过9个月$ 3480 没有提交周年申报表 总而言之,指公司未能履行申报责任,交付周年申报表及其他根据《公司条例》须注册的法定申报表。你的公司也可能会被罚款甚至被起诉

TENANCY AGREEMENT STAMPED – HONG KONG STAMP DUTY (1)

Chargeable Stamped Tenancy Tenancy, Lease, Agreement for Rental and any other document of similar effect. Including their duplicate and counterpart are Tenancy Agreement. The Stamped Tenancy Agreement are chargeable via stamp duty. The landlord, tenant and any other persons signing the tenancy agreement are liable for payment of stamp duty. A legal Tenancy Agreement have …

加盖印花的租约-香港印花税(1)

应支付的邮资租赁 租约、租约、租赁协议及其他具有类似效力的文件。包括其副本和副本的是租赁协议。加盖印花的租约须缴付印花税。业主、租客及任何签署租约的人士均须缴付印花税。合法租约须在签立日期起计30天内盖章。 如何申请加盖印花租约 1/通过互联网最方便的方法是透过“香港政府一站通”的互联网递交加盖印花申请。 2 /邮寄 你可以邮寄纸张表格[IRSD111(E)],要求加盖印花。另外,你也可以在申请表上附上付款支票。支票抬头应写“香港特别行政区政府”及划线。 3亲临印花税署 你可亲临印花税署,在柜位出示租约正本,以便加盖印花。请注意,在大流行期间,服务时间可能会有所不同。 如需进一步信息,请与我们联系。