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					CCH Professional Development Masterclass Training Series

Understanding International,
Bilateral and Double Tax Treaties In Asia
21st October, 9:30 - 5:00pm, Renaissance Hotel, Hong Kong




SPEAKERS                                                                                               SUPPORTING ORGANISATION




Gary James                       Claus Schuermann
Tax Partner                      Tax Partner
BDO                              WTS Hong Kong


PROGRAM OVERVIEW                                                                                       WHO SHOULD ATTEND


Domestic Law versus Tax Treaty Law. Understanding in theory how they should interact.                   Tax Specialists
                                                                                                        Tax Managers & Partners
  Understanding the OECD skeleton tax treaty and interpretation. Relating this to the interpretation    Tax Lawyer
  notes under the China/Singapore tax treaty (per the Chinese interpretation) and the Hong              Employment Lawyers
  Kong/China Tax Treaty (per the Hong Kong interpretation).                                             In-house Counsel
                                                                                                        General Counsel
  Overview of some of the recent interesting tax treaty developments, e.g. HK/Thailand, China/UK,
  HK and other countries.                                                                               Directors
                                                                                                        Vice Presidents
  China's GAAR rules and potential loss of tax treaty benefit. Also commenting generally what other     General Managers
  countries are doing.                                                                                  Expatriate Management
                                                                                                        Human Resources
Whats in it for the European investor?
                                                                                                        Compensation & Benefits
  Inbound perspective for European investors investing to Hong Kong and Asia                            Training & Development
                                                                                                        Recruitment & Staffing
       Comparing different scenarios with/without DTA
       Considerations to be given from their home territory

  What are the usual structures investors are using and why

       Direct investment vs Holding                                                                    Full day training at
       Shared Services/Hubs                                                                            Renaissance Hotel
       Sourcing
                                                                                                       Hong Kong
  Comparison Singapore
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                                                                                                       $2950 for CCH Member


                                                                                                       $3350 for Non-Member

                                                                                                       After 14th October


                                                                                                       Member price is $3350

                                                                                                       Non Member price is $3790
                                                                                                                 CCH Executive members
                                                                                                                 receive 20% discount Call
                                                                                                                 2865 2001 to join




SPEAKERS PROFILE


Gary James, Tax Partner, BDO
Gary James specialises in international tax planning for multinational clients and expatriates working in Asia Pacific. Gary previously worked
with two other international accounting firms in Guernsey, the Channel Islands, and London. Gary has extensive experience advising clients
on international tax issues, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganisations, joint ventures and business start-ups, as well as
planning for high net worth individuals. A major part of Gary's role is to help multinational enterprises to expand their business in Asia Pacific,
especially in China.

Claus Schuermann, Tax Partner, WTS Hong Kong
Claus is a Partner of WTS Hong Kong with a responsibility for Hong Kong, China, Singapore and Taiwan. He has over 17 years of practical
corporate tax experience in Germany, Singapore, China and Hong Kong, providing tax advice to companies and individuals.
Previously, Claus was the head of the European Tax Desk of a Big 4 audit firm based in Shanghai. From 2003 to 2005, he was based in
Singapore where he served multinational companies with regard to International and Singapore tax matters, including tax incentives and using
Singapore as a regional hub. He also led projects covering the Asia-Pacific region.
Before 2003, Claus was based in Duesseldorf, where he mainly served German and Japanese MNCs and advised them with regard to
German and international tax matters, including tax audit defense, tax due diligence, Intellectual Property migration.
Claus is Vice Chairman of the Finance & Taxation Working group of the European Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai.




TERMS & CONDITIONS


Registration and Payment
Reservations may be made by fax/email. Payment must reach us before the event. Cancellation and Substitution Policy A substitute delegate
is welcome at any time and no extra charge if you are unable to attend. Full payment will be imposed if cancellation is made within 7 days of
the event date. This also applies to no show on the day of event. All notices of cancellations or replacements must be made in writing and
acknowledged by CCH Hong Kong via email or fax.

Programme Changes
CCH reserves the right to amend or cancel the event due to unforeseen circumstances. CCH Executive Events is the seminar and conference
arm of CCH Asia. We offer opportunities for our delegates to receive business critical information and timely insight and analysis from our
expert presenters. Our events also provide a platform for discussion to allow delegates to explore the intricacies of the information presented
while interacting and exchanging news and experiences with their peers. Our programmes are conducted by industry practitioners and
academics who are able to provide participants a well-balanced blend of theoretical fundamentals and practical applications.

The Organiser
CCH Executive Events is the seminar and conference arm of CCH Asia. We offer opportunities for our delegates to receive business critical
information and timely insight and analysis from our expert presenters. Our events also provide a platform for discussion to allow delegates to
explore the intricacies of the information presented while interacting and exchanging news and experiences with their peers. Our programmes
are conducted by industry practitioners and academics who are able to provide participants a well-balanced blend of theoretical fundamentals
and practical applications.
REGISTRATION FORM


Understanding International, Bilateral and Double Tax Treaties In Asia

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