Intensive Course: An Introduction to International Taxation (9-11 June 2017)

Taxation Law Research Programme (TLRP)
Asian Institute of International Financial Law
Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong

Intensive course
An Introduction to International Taxation
9 – 11 June 2017 (Friday to Sunday)

Presenter: Sarah Hinchliffe, Assistant Professor of Tax and Accounting, University of Akron

Topics covered will include:

  • How tax residents (companies and individuals) of Hong Kong, Mainland China, Australia, the UK and US are taxed – who is considered a resident in these respective jurisdictions and the extent to which the tests differ?
  • How source of income is determined and taxed in these respective jurisdictions?
  • An overview of the OECD Model Tax Convention.
  • What is the impact of Taxation Treaties (including Double Tax Treaties) in the respective jurisdictions?
  • How are expatriates of Hong Kong, Australia, the UK and US taxed?
  • An overview of international compliance, including what are the hidden traps concerning ‘schemes’ and investment structures for individuals and businesses in the respective jurisdictions?
  • What measures are in place in the respective jurisdictions concerning Thin-Capitalisation and Transfer Pricing?
  • What anti-profit shifting measures operate?

Flyer and Registration Form

If you would like to attend the course, please return the Registration Form to Flora Leung by email at fkleung@hku.hk or by fax at 2549-8495.

Course Fee: HK$2,500 per person (Please send a cheque payable to “The University of Hong Kong” to Flora Leung, Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong, 10/F Cheng Yu Tung Tower, Centennial Campus, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong.)

Enquiry: Flora Leung at 3917-2941 or fkleung@hku.hk

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