Emerhub helps you navigate the complexities of setting up your business in the thriving market of Hong Kong
Register your business in Hong Kong
Forget complicated forms and tedious paperwork. Emerhub registers your company in Hong Kong for you and prepares all the required documents with precision and speed.
Get a dedicated corporate secretary for your business
Companies registering in Hong Kong are required by law to have a corporate secretary. Emerhub’s dedicated corporate secretary helps your business stay compliant.
File annual taxes and ensure your company’s compliance
Stay compliant with local laws and tax regulations with Emerhub. We ensure that you file your corporate taxes on time as required by law, and remain in compliance.
Hong Kong is a foreign business owner’s dream business destination.
Hong Kong has a well-developed economy, the best tax rates in the region, an efficient legal system, and a highly skilled and well-educated workforce, making it an ideal place for foreign entrepreneurs to launch their businesses.
Hong Kong is strategically positioned in the center of Asia, offering businesses a gateway to the thriving economies of the region, and facilitating ease of access for their operations.
Hong Kong is one of the world’s leading free-trade economies, which means that businesses can benefit from open markets and low barriers to trade.
Known for its tax-friendly jurisdiction, Hong Kong has a flat profits tax rate of 16.5% with a concessionary rate of 8.25% on the first HK$ 2 million of income earned.
Hong Kong has a highly developed and sophisticated business environment, with well-established infrastructure and a strong legal system.
Emerhub’s market entry services in Hong Kong are backed up by a 12-year legacy of facilitating market entry for foreigners into South East Asia. With 6 offices across 5 countries in the region, Emerhub can facilitate businesses in not just one, but multiple markets at a time.
Setting up a company in Hong Kong can be a great way to take advantage of the tax efficiency of the region. Hong Kong has a flat profits tax rate of 16.5%, as well as a concessionary rate of 8.25% on the first HK$2 million (~US$250,000) of business income. This makes it a great destination for holding companies and for generating revenue from overseas operations. Moreover, Hong Kong is highly ranked in terms of business freedom, with a free and open market, minimal governmental interference, few trade barriers, and no foreign exchange restrictions.
Yes, a foreigner can be both a director and shareholder of a business in Hong Kong. There is no nationality restriction on the appointment of directors or shareholders in Hong Kong companies.
Usually, it takes us a few hours. However, the efficient completion of the company registration process, from our experience, can be achieved with a thorough and prompt submission of all required documentation. The time frame for the process may vary based on the promptness of the applicant in supplying all relevant information, as well as the business hours of the relevant governmental entities.
The Inland Revenue Department (IRD) is the government department responsible for taxes and duties in Hong Kong.
Having a company secretary is a mandatory obligation for all businesses operating in Hong Kong. This responsible individual or corporate body acts as the steward of your company’s compliance and administrative matters, ensuring that all official records are properly managed and updated in accordance with local regulations and in a timely manner.
It is mandatory for all companies registered in Hong Kong to maintain a physical address; it will be reflected in all official documentation. Emerhub can assist and arrange an address for you. Our highly experienced team will manage your incoming correspondence.
Book a call with our consultant to get a detailed consultation on your needs.