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TIHK's 2020/21 Budget Proposals
  • WED
  • 19
  • FEB
  • 2020

    Tax measures needed to support businesses in the coronavirus outbreak

    TIHK’s 2020/21 Budget Proposals calls for new thinking to meet the challenges ahead


    Hong Kong, 19 February 2020 – With the contraction of the economy in the 3rd and 4th quarters of 2019 and a gloomy outlook in 1st quarter 2020 due to the coronavirus outbreak, TIHK forecasts the HKSAR Government to record an HKD 53.3 billion consolidated budget deficit for the fiscal year 2019/20.  Given the current economic situation and with the challenges ahead, the Institute believes that the 2020/21 Budget should focus on implementing measures that support enterprises and employment in the short term while fostering a business and tax environment that is conducive to the development of new economies in the long term....

    More details in the attached pdf file.



    The TIHK budget proposals 2020-21 is available at http://www.tihk.org.hk/v2/about/budget.

[Extended Deadline] Annual Return for 2020 Membership Renewal
  • MON
  • 17
  • FEB
  • 2020

    Members and Students should complete the 2020 Membership Renewal Exercise on or before 31 March 2020.  Please refer to the attached step-by-step tutorial for more details or visit www.tihk.org.hk/v2/member/membership_renewal.


    If you have difficulties renewing your membership online or accessing our website, please contact the Secretariat at tihkadm@tihk.org.hk or 2810 0438.

[Important] TIHK Seminar/Workshop arrangement
  • FRI
  • 31
  • JAN
  • 2020

    In view of the current outbreak of novel coronovirvus, the Institute has decided to postpone the following seminar/workshop to be held in Feb 2020:


    1. Workshop: A step-by-step approach to Tax Audit handling

    (Will be rescheduled to 29 Feb, 07 Mar, 14 Mar & 28 Mar 2020)


    2. Seminar: Update on US Tax Reform

    (Will be postponed and details to be confirmed)


    If you have any enquiries, please contact the Secretariat by tihkadm@tihk.org.hk for more details.

Extension of the loss case filing deadline under M-code
  • THU
  • 30
  • JAN
  • 2020

    In view of the recent suspension of services of the Inland Revenue Department (IRD) and the outbreak of novel coronavirus, the Institute has earlier proposed to the IRD to extend the loss case filing deadline under M-code to 28 February 2020.


    The IRD has agreed that for tax representatives that have submitted extension requests for 2018/19 loss cases in accordance with the IRD’s Block Extension Letter dated 11 March 2019, the due date for those M-code cases will be further extended to 28 February 2020.  This further extension is granted subject to the condition that the Profits Tax return to be lodged shall show an allowable loss.


    The Institute thanks the IRD for their understanding in this difficult time.

Cancellation of 2020 Spring Cocktail Reception on 5 Feb 2020
  • WED
  • 29
  • JAN
  • 2020

    In view of the current outbreak of coronavirus, the Institute has decided to CANCEL the 2020 Spring Cocktail Reception on 5 February 2020 (next Wednesday) at the Chinese Club. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused.

Continuing Professional Development Courses Offered by CityU SCOPE
  • FRI
  • 24
  • JAN
  • 2020

     Continuing Professional Development Courses

    (Offered by CityU SCOPE)


    International Tax Advisory 

    The CPD course in International Tax Advisory enables students to understand why international double taxation typically arises and how it could be avoided.  It aims to develop participants’ technical competencies in providing advisory services in international tax planning.  Upon completion of this course, students should be able to identify common types of anti-avoidance provisions designed to counter specified forms of international tax planning and to communicate tax planning issues effectively in writing and verbally.


    中國稅 (PRC Tax Advisory) 



    Course Details 


    International Tax Advisory

    PRC Tax Advisory

    Contact Hours:

    52 Hours

    70 Hours

    Course Period:

    18 March to 16 May 2020

    3 June to 12 August 2020


    Wednesday evening & Saturday afternoon


    CityU SCOPE Learning Centres


    Cantonese (with English handout)

    Tuition Fee:


    (20% discount for alumni of SCOPE of City University of Hong Kong, or City University of Hong Kong, i.e. HK$5,824)


    (20% discount for alumni of SCOPE of City University of Hong Kong, or City University of Hong Kong, i.e. HK$7,840)


    3442 7408 (Emailcepoon@cityu.edu.hk)



    For more details of the course, please refer to the attached leaflet or visit the website.
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