Sound financial regime
Hong Kong has a simple and predictable tax system, with amongst the lowest rates of taxation in the world. There are no foreign exchange controls in Hong Kong so that capital flows in and out of Hong Kong without restriction.
Hong Kong is also one of the largest private equity centres in Asia, with investment capital available for technology ventures. It is an ideal venue for local and regional start-up companies with readily available equity financing.
With low tax rates and a sound financial regime, many of the world’s leading financial institutions and multinational corporations set up their regional headquarters in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong has also entered into a network of double taxation agreements with its trading partners to provide double taxation relief to investors and Hong Kong companies. More details can be found at here.