Guide For Doing Business in Vietnam 2017

Mazars in Vietnam present its updated guide for anyone looking to do business in Vietnam with the latest developments in investment incentives, business structures available to foreigners, tax, labour and foreign exchange controls as well as general information about Vietnam and its economy.

The guide is intended as an overview of general topics of interest to anyone looking to do business in Vietnam including items such as investment incentives, business structures available to foreign investment, tax, labour and foreign exchange controls as well as general information about Vietnam and its economy.

“Mazars Vietnam is delighted to announce the publication of Doing Business in Vietnam 2017 which is available in digital format” comments Managing Partner Jean-Marc Deschamps.  “Whilst not intended as formal advice, this guide provides commentary on many of the issues to be addressed when considering commencing any business activity in Vietnam. This publication is another step in our continuous work to support foreign investment in Vietnam and to provide transparent information to prospective investor or already established businesses. Producing this is a great example of our multi-disciplinary teams working together to create a seamless and useful publication.”

Doing Business in Vietnam 2017 has been prepared for the assistance of those interested in doing business in Vietnam. It does not cover exhaustively the subjects it treats, but it is intended to answer some of the important broad questions that may arise. When specific issues arise in practice, it will often be necessary to consider the relevant laws and regulations and to obtain appropriate professional advice.

The full guide in English is available for downloads as below.

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Mazars Vietnam Newsletter - Issue March 2019

We would like to bring you tax and legal updates in March 2019 with the following highlights influencing the corporate operation and payroll amendments:

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Tax Alert - Payment Accounts at Payment Services

On February 28th, 2019, the State Bank of Vietnam promulgated Circular No. 02/2019/TT-NHNN (“Circular 02”) amending and supplementing a number of articles of Circular No. 23/2014/TT-NHNN dated August 19th, 2014 on guidelines for opening and use of payment accounts at payment services providers (“Circular 23”). Circular 02 took effect from March 1st, 2019 and abrogated Circular No. 32/2016/TT-NHNN and Circular No. 02/2018/TT-NHNN of the State Bank. Circular 02 has some noteworthy points as follows:

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Mazars Vietnam Newsletter - Issue January 2019

We would like to bring you tax and legal updates in January 2019 with the following highlights influencing the corporate operation and payroll amendments:

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Tax Alert - Accounting regime of Micro Enterprises

On 28 December 2018, the Ministry of Finance (“MOF”) issued Circular 132/2018/TT-BTC (“Circular 132”) on the accounting regime of micro enterprises. Accordingly, micro enterprises can apply accounting regime regulated in Circular 133/2016/TT-BTC of MOF, or apply the accounting regime prescribed in this Circular:

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Newsletter - Issue November 2018

We would like to bring you tax and legal updates in November 2018 with the following highlights influencing the corporate operation and payroll amendments: