23 March 2023 Annual Hong Kong Tax Update

Mar 23, 2023

2022/23 has been another busy year for the tax community in Hong Kong with significant developments. We are pleased to have invited Gwenda Ho (Past President of AWAHK and Tax Partner of PwC) and Karen Au (Taxation Committee Chair of AWAHK and Tax Partner of PwC) to share these developments with us in this upcoming webinar.

Highlights of the Webinar:

  • Highlights of 2023/24 Budget tax-related measures

  • Highlights of relevant international tax developments impacting Hong Kong businesses including BEPS 2.0

  • Recap and practical case sharing of refined FSIE regime, and update on upcoming changes

  • Updates on the e-tax filing journey

  • Recap of the proposed family office tax concession regime in Hong Kong

Speakers’ Profiles:

Gwenda Ho, Tax Partner, PwC

Gwenda Ho is a Past President of AWHK and a Partner of PwC Hong Kong’s corporate tax practice, leading the National Tax Policy Services in Hong Kong as well as the technology, media and telecommunications sectors. She has over 25 years of experience in providing Hong Kong and international tax consulting and compliance services to local, regional and multinational clients. She has been actively involved in a number of tax due diligence, corporate restructuring, cross-border tax advisory, transfer pricing, tax investigations, IPO and blockchain / crypto-related projects. She currently serves as a member of the Taxation Faculty Executive Committee of HKICPA.

Karen Au, Tax Partner, PwC Council member and the Taxation Committee Chair of AWAHK

Karen Au is a Partner at PwC Hong Kong’s corporate tax practice. She has over 18 years of experience in providing business consulting and tax controversy services (including onshore/offshore tax advice, application of tax treaty benefits, field audit and investigation review, and other tax disputes resolution with tax authority) to multinational enterprises, listed companies and local businesses. She currently serves as the Taxation Committee Chair of AWAHK.