Export Processing Enterprises operating in one of Vietnam’s Export Processing Zones benefit from significant tax and duties exemptions. Learn about regulations for companies operating in these zones, what the benefits include, and how to take advantage of these opportunities.
The latest issue of Vietnam Briefing magazine, titled “Accounting and Bookkeeping in Vietnam”, is out now. In this issue, we outline the basic framework of accounting regulation in Vietnam and provide guidance on how to ensure compliance in order to setup and carry out operations within the country.
Personal income tax in Vietnam applies to individuals earning income, including individuals doing business previously included under corporate income tax. Learn which rates of tax are currently applied and what streams of income are subject to taxation.
Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance has released a draft transfer pricing (TP) circular that updates definitions of related entities set under circular 66/2010/TT-BTC. The draft circular also provides SMEs with exemption from TP compliance under specific circumstances.
Vietnam is set to implement export tax incentives for waste treatment and recycling companies, as well as for those maintaining environmental certification
Faced with conflicting pressure to upgrade infrasture and boost investment, the Vietnamese government finds itself in a precarious financial position in 2016. Read more for in-depth analysis on corporate taxation, transfer pricing, and the digital economy.
Resolution No. 1134/QD-BTC outlines Vietnam’s plans to boost competitiveness through key reforms in areas such as taxation and customs. Read more to learn what changes will occur, when to expect them, and how to prepare.
Remitting profits from Vietnam, out now and available for download in the Asia Briefing Bookstore, explains how to remit profits effectively. It examines relevant restrictions on remittances, outlines the steps required to remit profits, and presents a case study on managing accounts to ensure liquidity.
On April 6th, Vietnam’s National Assembly approved amendments to Value Added Taxation (VAT), Special Consumption Tax (SCT), and Tax Administration. The amendments become effective July 1st and are likely to impact a variety of invested enterprises. Read more for a detailed looks at specific adjustments and relevant dates to watch.
Draft legislation published by the Vietnamese Ministry of Finance on March 25th has proposed significant adjustments to business licensing within the country. These changes have the potential to raise fees by as much as three times their current levels and, if approved, could become effective as soon as January 1st of 2017.