(Hong Kong, 3 September 2018) Karen Yim, Mazars Hong Kong Tax Senior Manager was interviewed by the Hong Kong Economic Journal (信報), where she talks about under what circumstances will the Inland Revenue Department (IRD) conduct field audits and tax investigations on business and individuals where tax evasion and avoidance is suspected.
(Hong Kong, 20 August 2018) Mazars Hong Kong Managing Director, Stephen Weatherseed and Head of Audit, Edmund Chan were interviewed by the local Hong Kong Chinese newspaper ''MingPao'' (明報), where they were featured in the "Business" section.
In the interview, Stephen and Edmund discussed their views on the China-HK IPO markets and trends of cross-border transactions. They also shared their insights on the ethical responsibility of Auditors.
(Hong Kong, 29 March 2018) Stephen Weatherseed, Managing Director of Mazars Hong Kong was interviewed by the Chinese Magazine "Pursuits", where he was featured in the "People" section. In the interview, Stephen shared his insights on Mazars' unique integrated business model and his view of the European Business Community in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong’s geographical features make it perfect for enjoying recreational seaside activities, but this is being undermined by the common sight of coastal litter. Gilles-Alexandre Salansy, Director of Outsourcing Services at Mazars Hong Kong, was featured in the March 2018 issue of the A Plus Magazine where he talks about how he helps clean up Hong Kong’s beaches in a hands-on way.
“Beneficial Ownership – Further Guidance From Mainland China Tax Authority” – A Plus Magazine (March 2018)
Anthony Tam, Executive Director of Tax Services and Barbara Siu, Tax Manager at Mazars Hong Kong, were featured in the March 2018 issue of the A Plus Magazine. In the article, Anthony and Barbara analyse the new guidelines determining a beneficial owner qualification under dividends, interest and royalties articles of tax treaties.
Paul She, Audit and Assurance Practising Director at Mazars Hong Kong was featured in the Spring 2018 Issue 114 of the Prospective CPA Magazine where he talked about the accounting profession and its future for the next generation.
“Legal Ownership of Intangible Assets versus Economic Substance” - Asia-Pacific Journal of Taxation Volume 21 No.2 (2017)
Anthony Tam, Executive Director of Tax Services at Mazars Hong Kong, wrote an article “Legal Ownership of Intangible Assets versus Economic Substance” for the Asia-Pacific Journal of Taxation Volume 21 No.2 (2017). In the article, Anthony discusses the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (“OECD”)’s perspectives on the BEPS Action Plans 8-10.
Anthony Tam, Executive Director of Tax Services at Mazars Hong Kong, was featured in the August issue of the A Plus Magazine. In the article, Anthony analyses the OECD Common Reporting Standard being implemented by financial institutions in China.
Stephen Weatherseed, Managing Director of Mazars Hong Kong, was featured in the August issue of The Peak magazine. He presented his views on the economic impacts of an increase in trading, as well as the opportunities and risks behind the Belt and Road initiative.
Stephen Weatherseed was featured in the May issue of A Plus Magazine where he talks about the reason for an emerging talent shortage in the Hong Kong accounting sector and the strategy to deal with this issue.