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  1. Comment - Letters

    Change way property is taxed to ease supply and prevent hoarding

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:22am by LETTERS

    ... Change way property is taxed to ease supply and prevent hoarding Homes should be built and owned solely for people to live in and not as a means of making money, at least until ... social initiatives. The property inheritance tax abolished in 2006 under Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's administration should be brought back; perhaps at 25 per cent- in line with most developed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1594903/change-way-property-taxed-ease-supply-and-prevent-hoarding
  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Unpaid property taxes piling up in law firms a risk as Legco delays stamp duty bill, John Tsang claims

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Patsy Moy, Emily Tsang

    ... Patsy Moy and Emily Tsang Finance chief says property levies piling up at law firms while lawmakers are filibustering Tsang frets over delay to stamp duty bill's passage Law firms risk having to keep an increasing amount in property taxes paid by clients because of a delay in passing legislation to enact a doubling of stamp duty, the financial chief claims. The extra ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1548273/unpaid-property-taxes-piling-law-firms-risk-legco-delays-stamp-duty
  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - TENDER

    MTR Corp's Tai Wai tender sweetened with cut in land tax

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:52am by Sandy Li, Yvonne Liu

    ... Sandy Li and Yvonne Liu MTR's Tai Wai tender sweetened with land tax cut MTR Corp yesterday released the tender terms for the Tai Wai Station residential project as the land premium was cut to a level 18 per cent lower than two years ago in a bid to woo developers. Under the revised terms, sources said the Land Department cut the land tax to HK$10.36 billion, or HK$3,832 per ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1594185/mtr-corps-tai-wai-tender-sweetened-cut-land-tax
  4. Comment - Letters

    Increase property taxes on the rich investors who hoard vacant property

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 04:40am by LETTERS

    ... SCMP Editorial Increase property taxes on rich investors who hoard vacant flats A tax policy that could address several of Hong Kong's challenges would recognise that: Property is a scarce resource in Hong Kong; Hoarding of property places a burden on society, particularly when premises are left vacant; Due to low interest rates and property taxes, the cost of carry ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1453544/increase-property-taxes-rich-investors-who-hoard-vacant-property
  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - EARNINGS

    SHKP sees tough times ahead for property developers in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 04:08am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Greater competition for buyers and heavy subsidies on taxes will hit profit of city's property firms next year, the developer warns market SHKP sees tough times ahead for developers Sun Hung Kai Properties, the city's largest developer by market value, expects competition to heat up next year, with heavy subsidies on stamp duties to cut ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1591291/shkp-sees-tough-times-ahead-property-developers-hong-kong
  6. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Scottish independence could boost London property market

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:52am by Bloomberg

    ... could boost London homes market London's property market could benefit if Scotland votes for independence and some financial institutions decide to relocate to Britain, according to Rightmove. London would be a "logical destination, creating extra employment and knock-on demand for homes", the property website operator said in its monthly house-price survey on Monday. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1593976/scottish-independence-could-boost-london-property-market
  7. News - World - CANADA

    Vancouver mayoral candidate Meena Wong proposes tax on vacant homes

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 03:03pm by Ian Young

    ... Ian Young in Vancouver ian.young@scmp.com Meena Wong says wealthy absentees should pay surcharge in Vancouver Mayoral hopeful wants to tax vacant homes Hong Kong emigrant Meena Wong, who ... for the 30 days prior to the poll, and in British Columbia for the six months before the vote. Non-residents who own Vancouver property may vote, but only if they have lived in British Columbia ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1590864/vancouver-mayoral-candidate-meena-wong-proposes-tax-vacant-million-dollar
  8. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Crowdfunding clicks on to property flipping

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:43am by Bloomberg

    ... an annualised return of 40 per cent, more than 13 times the benchmark one-year deposit rate, according to the website. Dongguan eased property policies on August 10, expanding tax favours and scrapping ... Bloomberg in Beijing Crowdfunding clicks on to property flipping With just 11,000 yuan (HK$13,867), 50-year-old Deng Bangfu made his first property investment in China, flipping it in just ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1592737/crowdfunding-clicks-property-flipping
  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Sun Hung Kai Properties at forefront of push for tiny Hong Kong homes

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 04:03am by Sandy Li

    ... at forefront of push for small flats Sun Hung Kai Properties (SHKP) is likely to become the city's biggest supplier of small flats once its application to convert four luxury residential projects ... homes subject to heavier taxes, developers seeking fast cash returns have to shift to the mass market now," said Vincent Cheung Kiu-cho, national director of Greater China at Cushman & ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1587374/sun-hung-kai-properties-forefront-push-small-flats-hong
  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China property policies undergoing renovation

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 03:56am by Langi Chiang

    ... Langi Chiang langi.chiang@scmp.com Most Chinese cities have relaxed controls, but a new property tax looms Home-buying restrictions to ease Mainland cities that have scrapped home-purchase ... be they corrupt officials or rich families, are resisting efforts to levy withholding taxes on properties. They were lobbying top policymakers and warning that such taxes would result in a disastrous ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1575688/china-property-policies-undergoing-renovation

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