Hong Kong Tax Update Seminar 2020


From 1 April 2019 to 30 June 2020, Commissioner of Inland Revenue issued 6 Inland Revenue Departmental Interpretation and Practice Notes (DIPN) No. 55 to 60, and revised 6 existing DIPNs. 3 cases were at the final decision of Court of Final Appeal, and 1 recent advance ruling case on the determination of permanent establishment under the new law of Section 50AAC and Schedule 17G of Inland Revenue Ordinance (IRO). During the period under review. 5 persons were convicted with offence under Section 82 with penalty of imprisonment or community service.

Who Should Attend

Students of professional accounting bodies, commercial accountants, officers of human resource department, tax professionals and auditors.

Sale of Patrick Ho’s book “Hong Kong Taxation and Tax Planning”

  • Special offer from HKSC : $ 320 (listed price at Commercial Press $355).
  • Students also can order for purchase of Patrick Ho’s book with the enrolment of seminar at the price of $300.

Speaker Profile

Mr Patrick Ho is the Principal Lecturer, FTMS Training Systems (HK) Limited, and the author of the book “Hong Kong Taxation and Tax Planning”. He has more than 35 years’ experience in tax practice, university teaching and in-house teaching in all the Big 4.

# CPD credit is 2 hours

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# 因疫情關係,此講座已更改為使用以ZOOM形式直播


# CPD seminar series
23/6 : Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Seminar 2020 (END)
11/8 : Hong Kong Tax Update 2020
15/9 : “ESG Reporting 2020” Seminar



Hong Kong Tax Update Seminar 2020
  • New principles governing permanent establishment and transfer pricing rules
  • New deduction rules for R&D expenditure
  •  Chargeability of profits tax on “initial payment” received under a property development agreement
  •  Chargeability of salaries tax on receipt upon or after termination of employment
  •  Whether a director of a limited company is liable to criminal offence for the company
  •  Implication of the same-sex marriage on the definition of ”marriage” under IRO
  •  New concessionary deductions under salaries tax and personal assessment
  •  Separate personal assessment
Mr. Patrick Ho, LL.B, LL.M., MBA, MCS, PCLL, FCPA Barrister-at-law
HKD$ 280
11 August 2020 (Tue)(Postpone due to recent outbreak)
19:00 – 21:00
ZOOM Webinar