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An Introduction to International Taxation
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Event Details

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 is available at www.AIIFL.com or contact Flora Leung at fkleung@hku.hk.

Course Fee: HKD2,500 per person
Deadline for registration: 31 March 2017

LanguageEnglish
Session 1Day One: 9 June 2017
09/06/2017 18:15-21:00
at HKU, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
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- Introduction and Course Overview - Tax Residence of Individuals & Companies in the PRC, HK, Australia, the USA and Europe
Session 2Day Two: 10 June 2017
10/06/2017 14:30-17:00
at HKU, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
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- Int'l Tax Matters concerning Tax Structuring & Tax Planning - Tax Base & Tax Source - Tax Treaties & Model Tax Treaties
Session 3Day Three: 11 June 2017
11/06/2017 11:00-17:00
at HKU, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
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- Introduction to Taxation of Inbound Investments & Income - Introduction to the Taxation of Foreign Investments & Income - Introduction to Tax Planning

Registration Instruction

Please return the Registration Form to Flora Leung by email at fkleung@hku.hk or by fax at 2549-8495.


Please send a cheque of HKD2,500 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.)


Deadline for application: 31 March 2017

Contact Information

Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact Flora Leung by email at fkleung@hku.hk or by phone at 3917 2941.