Taiwan Imposes VAT on Cross-Border E-Commerce Sales of Digital Services and Goods

Beginning May 1, 2017, foreign businesses selling digital content and services to consumers in Taiwan must register as tax entities, issue government invoices, and timely report and pay VAT.

By Nicholas V.


Dr. Hu Zhicheng Released from China

We would like to congratulate Dr. Hu Zhicheng and thank all the friends who helped secure his release along the way. He was extorted and imprisoned and eventually exonerated due to people trying to steal his intellectual property. The technology Dr. Hu has developed can reduce over 90% of emissions from automobiles and factories and he was a threat to vested interests.


Nicholas Chen Quoted on AP Story on Samsung's "Kill Taiwan" Strategy

Partner Nicholas V. Chen was recently quoted in a story by the Associated Press on the response of Taiwan's tech industry to Samsung's "Kill Taiwan" strategy.

The full text of the story can be found here.


Nicholas Chen Wins ILO Client Choice Award for M&A in Taiwan

Partner Nicholas V. Chen has been selected as the winner of the 2009 Client Choice Award for M&A in Taiwan by London-based International Law Office (ILO).


Nicholas Chen Appointed Vice Director of the International Committee of the Taiwan M&A and Private Equity Council

Partner Nicholas V. Chen has been appointed Vice Director of the International Committee of the Taiwan M&A and Private Equity Council, along with representatives from Citibank Taiwan and Taiwan Development Industrial Bank.