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East Asia Sentinel Group
22/F, Tai Yau Building, 181 Johnston Road,
Wanchai, Hong Kong

Telephone & Fax
Tel: (852) 2521-2328 Fax: (852) 2525-9890

Email
letters@eastasiasentinel.com

What's New

  • LATEST ON AUTOMATIC EXCHANGE OF FINANCIAL ACCOUNT INFORMATION

    14 August 2017, the web-based portal of the BVI Financial Account Reporting System was down due to the Tropical Wave that affected the Territory the previous week.

    As such, the BVI government extended the reporting submission deadline for CRS and UK CDOT for the year 2017 from 18 August 2017 to 1 September 2017.

  • 3 July 2017, Hong Kong launches AEOI Portal

    3 July 2017, The Hong Kong Inland Revenue Department launched the AEOI Portal for trail. The AEOI Portal will be used by all Hong Kong Financial Institutions to furnish notifications and file returns in relation to the reporting of financial account information for automatic exchange with participating jurisdictions.

    Financial institutions maintaining reportable accounts on or before July 3,  are required to register under the AEOI Portal and submit a notification of commencement of maintaining reportable accounts no later than October 3.

    Should you have any questions or wish to know more about our services, please contact Gilbert Pun or Delia Chan at 2521-2328 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Latest on Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information

    16 June 2017, The Hong Kong government has opted to abandon the approach to negotiate bilateral agreements with participating jurisdictions under OECD's Common Reporting Standard (CRS) for Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information. Instead the Hong Kong government  agreed to join the OECD's Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax matters. 

    This will expand Hong Kong's reportable jurisdictions to 75.

    Starting from 1 July 2017, Hong Kong financial institutions will be required to identify, collect and reporting information of financial accounts of residents of the 75 jurisdictions.
  • Hong Kong Tax

    • Effective 13 February 2015, stamp duty is waived on transfer of shares or units of all Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs).
  • PRC Tax

    • Bulletin [2015] No.7, sets new rules on Indirect Transfer of Assets; abolishing certain provision of Circular 698 and Bulletin No.24 to provide more comprehensive guidelines on application of indirect transfer of assets effective 6 February 2015.

What's Happening

  • 21 - 25 October 2017, BKR Annual Worldwide Meeting

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  • 10 October 2017, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology 21st Career Mosaic

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  • 4 July 2017, New Services - FATCA Reporting

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  • 27 April 2017, Member of Hong Kong Trustees' Association

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