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Hong Kong Offshore Tax Exemption – Everything You Need to Know

Hong Kong is an appealing place for prospective business owners without a doubt. If you want to start a business on a global scale, Hong Kong could be the location for you. When it comes to the best places to do business in the world, Hong Kong is right at the top. It’s an excellent
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Introduction to Hong Kong Companies Registry

Over the past decade, Hong Kong has grown to be one of the most attractive places to start a business. The city has business-friendly laws, is tax-friendly, and has various other benefits. This has attracted many entrepreneurs to incorporate their startups in Hong Kong. If you are one of them, then you should know about
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Sweat Equity in Hong Kong – Guide

As a new company owner in Hong Kong, you get entangled between the hurdles of maintaining your co-founders as a team and a limited budget. This is true for pre-revenue and high-growing sectors, the question is how to keep your workers on board?  Some companies deal with this issue by arranging a Sweat Equity Agreement.
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Nominee Director in Hong Kong – Guide

During the registration of a business in Hong Kong, all companies are required to have at least one director on the board at all times. Since board members choose to remain anonymous, to meet this requirement, they hire nominees’ services. These services provide them with a nominee director for the business.  The provided nominee director
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Balance Sheet of Your Hong Kong Company – Guide

A balance sheet of a Hong Kong company is one of the most critical financial statements it will produce on a quarterly or monthly basis. Representing your total assets, liabilities, and net worth, this document provides a quick look into your financial health. It can assist in informing lenders, investors, or key stakeholders about your
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9 Tips to Run a Virtual Office for Your Hong Kong Business

No matter what your business domain is there will be a time you will need a virtual office. Even if you are a specialist occupied with accounting, sales representation, law, or another business; a virtual office in the Hong Kong business landscape is a great option for startups or small businesses.  Virtual Office for Hong
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Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Hong Kong – All you need to know

As the name suggests, the Annual general meeting is the meeting of directors and shareholders on an annual basis to talk about essential matters and reports of the company.  It is necessary to hold the general meeting annually for all the companies. Also, it is thus called Annual General Meeting or AGM according to the
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Sole Proprietors and Freelancers Taxation in Hong Kong – Guide

If you are earning money, you must pay taxes, and there is no way you can avoid it. It is essential to pay taxes in order to build the nation. Unlike other employees, self-employed individuals should not let their taxes be automatically deducted from what they earn. Therefore, if you are a freelancer or self-employed,
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Angel Investors or Venture Capitalists for your Hong Kong Business?

Your startup needs some serious funding for entrepreneurial success. Angels and venture capitalists contribute to wealth, investment, and mentorship opportunities. Just ensure that you pitch your business idea with your utmost grit.  Needless to say, Hong Kong is the best when it comes to global investment. Not only in investment, but it is also best
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Hong Kong Business Formation Statistics 2020

One of the leading centers for both finance and commerce is Hong Kong. It is a gateway to investments in China and the rest of Asia. You can easily incorporate Hong Kong companies with the name of your choice. With so many amazing facilities, it is easy to form businesses in Hong Kong. Though Hong
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Start a Dropshipping Business in Hong Kong – Guide

Everyone may have heard of the dropshipping business. If you are an e-commerce junkie, it may be possible that you are already doing a considerable volume of dropshipping products from suppliers worldwide. But even if you are not interested in knowing about dropshipping business in Hong Kong, this article is still for you. Millennials are
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Top 9 Benefits of Moving Your Business to Hong Kong

Hong Kong is one place for all budding entrepreneurs who want to start their business overseas. Hong Kong is an attractive option because of its living standards and appealing way of doing business that offers advantages that are unique. It does provide a strategic business location which further acts as a gateway to growing mainland
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10 Marketing Tips for Growing Your Hong Kong Business in 2021

2021 is the fresh start after a roller coaster ride in 2020. There is no real timeline estimate of when this pandemic will leave, and things will get back to normal. Starting a new business was only a dream in 2020 but 2021 came in as a ray of hope, and things are a bit
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Maintaining Accounting Records and Compiling Annually Audited Accounts in Hong Kong

No matter what your current business stage is, both auditing and keeping accounting records in Hong Kong are equally important aspects of the business that you shouldn’t neglect at any cost. For most business owners, this is one topic that gives them headaches. But note that it is something that you need to study right
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Start Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Business in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is one of the Asian countries that showed a great degree of openness towards the fintech industry’s development. Cryptos and blockchains have benefited from its favorable business environment, and the number of startup companies in this field has grown in recent years. Hong Kong is a stand-out from other Asian countries because of
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How to create a cap table for your Hong Kong company?

With the way businesses are changing, it has become crucial for founders to manage all the shares in the company and keep track of their cap table. And even though a cap table is simple in the beginning, as the company grows, it becomes more complex. Due to this, you shouldn’t keep your cap table
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Happy Lunar New Year, from the team at Startupr Hong Kong Limited

Wishing you and your business a prosperous and abundant Lunar New Year in the Year of the Ox! May God always bless you, your elders always guide you and your peers always provide you company in whatever you do. May all your wishes be fulfilled and your happiness be without limit! Office Closure: Startupr’s office will be closed from the
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Startupr Partnered with Czech Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai

For any Hong Kong incorporation online or offline, it is essential to consider having a partnership with a platform that will help increase the knowledge and expertise that help you reach a greater audience. The Czech Chamber of Commerce is a platform that helps various business leaders to connect together in one place. This is
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Hong Kong Business Registration Number vs. Company Registration Number

Whether you are a young entrepreneur or want to expand your business outside your current hub, there are processes and documents you must be familiarized with when it comes to registering your company in Hong Kong. The first step is to apply for a limited liability company with the Companies Registry. At the same time, you
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Startupr Wishes You A Merry X’Mas & Happy New Year

It’s Christmas time again! We at Startupr Hong Kong Limited, are preparing to spend this festive season with joy in our hearts. We wish you and your family a merry X’mas and a happy new year 2021. We would also like to thank our loyal customers and partners from the bottom of our hearts for
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Complete Guide to Obtaining Business Registration Certificate in Hong Kong

After you incorporate a Hong Kong company, you will need to register it at the Inland Revenue Department in order to apply for your Business Registration in Hong Kong. This certificate is required on display  at the address you have used to register your company. This must be done once you have decided to open
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Opening a Subsidiary in Hong Kong – All You Need to Know

So you’ve decided to expand your business and open a subsidiary company in the heart of Asia, Hong Kong? Or you’re looking to widen your presence on a global scale? If so, we have some tips for you to follow. Hong Kong is known for being Asia’s World City. For the last two decades, it
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Tax Certificate in Hong Kong for Resident Status

With the economic turmoil of the American and European economies, many global business people have started planning to explore Asian countries more. Among the choices, Hong Kong is always at the top of the list. Among the main reasons why Hong Kong ranks at the top of any entrepreneur’s list when it comes to starting
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Waiver of Hong Kong Annual Return (NAR1) Filing Fee for Two Years

Under Hong Kong companies ordinance, every incorporated company in Hong Kong is required to file an Annual Return form (NAR1) at the Companies Registry on the  anniversary date of its incorporation. However, the Financial Secretary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Mr. Paul Chan Mo-Po, proposed one new relief scheme for Hong Kong-based companies.
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New Hong Kong Limited Partnership Regime

Being an international finance and business market, Hong Kong acts as an important spot for investment. Hong Kong is committed to strengthening its position for being a wealth creator and investor in the region. The city has taken steps with the passing of the Limited Partnership Fund Ordinance to establish Hong Kong as a leading
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Starting Ecommerce Business in Hong Kong

Are you thinking of starting an eCommerce business in Hong Kong? Being a record-holder of one of the freest-economies in the world, Hong Kong has become one of the best places to set up an online business. E-commerce is a growing field that offers investors significant opportunities to stay connected with a global audience in
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Dormant Company vs. Closing Company – What should I do for my Hong Kong company?

Planning to de-register your limited company in Hong Kong? Though it is a hard decision to make, if you have decided to call it quits, you must follow the right procedure to close your Hong Kong company.  Each limited company must be renewed every year after incorporation, no matter if your business is still operating
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Quickbooks vs. Xero – Which is better for your Hong Kong Business?

While running a small business in Hong Kong, keeping a tight grip on the finances is a good practice for achieving success. However, handling all the business finances can be a complicated and quite time-consuming task. Some small business find it challenging to cover all the business basics from paying the bills to tracking the
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Difference Between Bookkeeping & Accounting in Hong Kong Business

When you start operating your company activities, you may hear the terms bookkeeping and accounting thrown around. There must be many times when you will also hear these two terms used almost interchangeably. However, there is a difference in bookkeeping and accounting in the business firm. Small businesses may have different functions in both areas,
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Hong Kong Holding Company Formation

Over the years, Hong Kong has become an important destination for foreign investment and its thriving startup scene. It is expected that foreign investments in the business sector will continue to grow. For companies who want to have a presence in Asia with access to large markets and business advantages such as low taxation, forming
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How do I set up an MPF for my Hong Kong Company?

Curious about how retirement plans work in Hong Kong? Or what the steps are for setting up a retirement savings plan for your company? Retirement plans are set up under a Mandatory Provident Fund in Hong Kong, introduced by the government in the early 2000s. This has led to the framework of retirement plans that
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How do I start a trading company in Hong Kong?

Starting a new international company with a good business idea can be an exciting time for new entrepreneurs. However, careful consideration and the final decision to start a trading company in Hong Kong requires a lot of research. Without understanding the procedure, the required licenses, and the benefits of operating an import/export business in Hong
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How to start an offshore company in Hong Kong

Ever thought of internationalizing your business? In a bid to experience the maximum benefits of launching a business in Asia, entrepreneurs from around the world are looking to start an offshore company in Hong Kong. Starting a company in Hong Kong offers numerous opportunities and benefits to new startups, in the form of low taxes,
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