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22-Jul-2013

The Business Registration Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule 2) Order 2013 has come into operation on 19 July 2013. Pursuant to the Order, the levy for business registration certificate is reduced from $450 per annum to $250 per annum. The new levy rate applies to business registration certificates issued for incorporation applications lodged on or after 19 July 2013 under the One-stop Company Incorporation and Business Registration Service. For registration of non-Hong Kong companies, the new levy rate applies to business registration certificates beginning on or after 19 July 2013 (i.e. the date of commencement of business in Hong Kong is on or after that date). Please refer to the press release of Labour Department and the Frequently Asked Questions on Inland Revenue Department's website.