Tag: hong kong

Know Your Rights

US senators reintroduce bill to offer Hong Kong protesters refuge

February 12, 2021

Via: Jurist

A bipartisan group of senior US senators, led by Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Bob Menendez (D-NJ), reintroduced legislation on Tuesday to help people from Hong Kong fearing persecution after the 2019-20 protests to gain refugee status in the US. The […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

US Senate approves Hong Kong human rights bill

November 20, 2019

Via: Jurist

The US Senate approved HR 3289 Tuesday in an attempt to address human rights violations in Hong Kong. The bill would create reporting requirements for Hong Kong officials, including annual reporting of human rights treatment in the area until 2027. […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Why is Hong Kong considered a tax haven?

June 9, 2016

Via: Investopedia

Hong Kong is considered a leading tax haven due to its laws that limit taxation of the island’s wealthy foreign residents and corporations. The People’s Republic of China, of which Hong Kong is a part, permits Hong Kong’s autonomy and […]