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  1. Business - Economy

    Shanghai plans free-trade zone tax incentive to encourage private equity

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 01:54am by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Shanghai tax incentive to benefit private equity Shanghai's free-trade zone plans to roll out a tax incentive to encourage outbound investment ... "The taxation policy is now being made and the national authorities are attaching great importance to it." It would be the first preferential tax policy introduced in the zone, designed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1549230/shanghai-plans-free-trade-zone-tax-incentive-encourage-private
  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

    ... 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 ... it was "undesirable" for law firms to keep a large amount of unpaid tax as there was a risk "some black sheep" could misappropriate it. Junius Ho Kwan-yiu, who runs a law firm, said the biggest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1548273/unpaid-property-taxes-piling-law-firms-risk-legco-delays-stamp-duty
  3. Business - China Business - REGULATION

    China tightens tax noose on companies with overseas assets

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:26am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com New legislation requires more information on overseas investments to improve tax collection Mainland firms face tighter rule on income disclosure Beijing has announced a new regulation designed to improve the central government's tax collection from overseas mainland companies, including those controlled in Hong Kong. On Thursday, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1548279/china-tightens-tax-noose-companies-overseas-assets
  4. Business - Banking & Finance - TAX EVASION

    Data exchange to combat tax evasion seen affecting Hong Kong private banks

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:26am by Toh Han Shih

    ... analysts. The Common Reporting Standard is the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) and G20's version of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, a United States law designed to combat tax evasion. The standard is due to start on December 31 next year, when financial institutions in participating jurisdictions are expected to collect information on new ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1548288/data-exchange-combat-tax-evasion-seen-affecting-hong-kong
  5. Business - Companies

    Japanese firms set to invest more despite sales-tax slump

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 01:44am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo Japanese firms set to defy sales tax slump Japanese companies increased their investment plans more than forecast even as a sales tax rise dented sentiment, potentially ... incentives for corporate spending at home. Resilience in the corporate sector would help buttress an economy estimated to have contracted in the past quarter as the sales tax increase crimped ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1544551/japanese-firms-set-invest-more-despite-sales-tax-slump
  6. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Japan's industrial output rises in May, signalling rebound after tax hike

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:05am by Reuters

    ... of a national sales tax rise, underscoring views the economy will absorb the increase largely unscathed. The 0.5 per cent month-on-month rise compared with the median estimate of a 0.9 per cent increase ... in the summer from the April 1 sales tax rise and spending slump in the current quarter. That rebound could further dampen expectations the Bank of Japan will ease policy again this year, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1543897/japans-industrial-output-rises-may-signalling-rebound-after-tax
  7. Business - LAI SEE

    Old school politician Macfarlane tells it like it is on carbon tax

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:05am by Howard Winn

    ... the current coalition government is intent on repealing the carbon and resources taxes, we wondered if the genie hadn't been let out of the bottle and that for potential investors an element of uncertainty had been injected into the tax framework surrounding the mining sector. He began his answer by recalling a recent meeting with some business people who'd been discussing an investment ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1543891/old-school-politician-macfarlane-tells-it-it-carbon-tax
  8. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    Beijing to back United States over new Fatca law against tax evasion

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 11:50pm by Toh Han Shih

    ... to back U.S. over tax evasion Mainland China has been included on a list of jurisdictions co-operating with the United States on a new law to halt tax evasion. It removes the threat ... The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (Fatca) is a US law that requires financial institutions around the world to provide information on US taxpayers to the US government. The Treasury Department ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1542111/beijing-back-united-states-over-new-fatca-law-against-tax
  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan considering imposing new tax on mobile phones

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:01pm by Julian Ryall

    ... Julian Ryall in Tokyo Ruling LDP setting up study group despite vehement opposition to plan on Facebook Japan to consider tax on mobile phones The Japanese government is giving serious consideration to imposing a new tax on owners of mobile phones, with the ruling Liberal Democratic Party setting up a study group to consider the feasibility of the levy and how much it might rake in. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1539852/japan-considering-imposing-new-tax-mobile-phones
  10. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Tony Abbott tries again to repeal carbon tax with Senate shake-up due

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 09:12pm by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Sydney Abbott in new bid to axe carbon tax Australia's conservative government yesterday reintroduced a bill to repeal a carbon tax ahead of a shake-up in the Senate, which has previously rejected the levy's removal. "Repealing the carbon tax will reduce the cost of living, make jobs more secure and improve the competitive position of our ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1539053/tony-abbott-tries-again-repeal-carbon-tax-senate-shake-due

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