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We are a US company opening an office in Hong Kong and

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We are a US company opening an office in Hong Kong and setting up a new payroll with ADP. They have asked us for an Employer Tax Number. I am looking for the form to apply for an Employer Tax Number in Hong Kong.
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Customer: We are a US company opening an office in Hong Kong and setting up a new payroll with ADP. They have asked us for an Employer Tax Number. I am looking for the form to apply for an Employer Tax Number in Hong Kong.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Accountant should know?
Customer: We do already have our Hong Kong business certificate.
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  ShawnA replied 8 months ago.

Hello. If I understand your issue you require a tax id number in Hong Kong as opposed o the one you have here in the United States. Is that correct?

Expert:  ShawnA replied 8 months ago.

Here is an article that I give to my clients re: Hong Kong.

http://www.ey.com/Publication/vwLUAssets/ey-doing-business-in-hong-kong-2015/$FILE/ey-doing-business-in-hong-kong-2015.pdf

Expert:  ShawnA replied 8 months ago.

http://www.ird.gov.hk/eng/pdf/ir6169.pd This is an article related to the tax id.

Expert:  ShawnA replied 8 months ago.

ird.gov.hk/eng/tax/bus.tm

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
it is a tax ID in Hong Kong that we require. We already have a Business Registration Certificate.
Expert:  ShawnA replied 8 months ago.

www.ird.gov.hk/eng/welcome.htm

Expert:  ShawnA replied 8 months ago.

Then look up tax information on the left side.

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