February 22, 2012
A number of amendments to the Vietnamese tax regulations are proposed to take place throughout 2012, including changes to foreign contractor tax, thin capitalisation regulations, and advanced pricing agreements.
May 20, 2013
International Tax Review has produced tax disputes reference guides for 26 countries. The guides look at how multinationals can avoid and manage tax disputes in each jurisdiction as well as offering insight about the future litigation strategies of individual tax authorities.
April 25, 2013
Through its inclusion in the CIVET (Colombia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Egypt and Turkey) group of countries, Vietnam is being touted as one of the world’s most attractive future investment locations for multinationals and the country’s government is rapidly trying to align its tax system with those of developed countries.
March 27, 2013
March 06, 2013
A new draft ruling from the Vietnamese Ministry of Finance makes it easier for shipping companies to obtain a tax exemption under a tax treaty and reduces the required frequency of tax returns.
January 14, 2013
The Vietnamese government will cement VAT exemptions for health and personal insurance into law, bringing VAT legislation into line with the law on insurance. But the move will increase costs for insurance companies.
June 25, 2012
Rolf Winand has joined DFDL Mekong as a partner in the tax and customs practice group. His role will mean he is responsible for the jurisdictions of Cambodia and Vietnam.