Doing business in Taiwan

Doing business in Taiwan is a concise guide to the key aspects of undertaking business in Taiwan, from establishing a legal entity or registered office to dealing with accounting, tax and employee matters.

It is a useful reference for foreign companies and investors planning to set up or expand their presence in Taiwan, which is one of the most competitive places in the Asia-Pacific region for business, as well as an important trade and investment gateway to emerging Asian markets and China in particular.

The guide is revised every two years. The latest edition, published in September 2015, provides a comprehensive, up-to-date picture of Taiwan’s business regulatory and tax environment.

The subjects covered include:

  • Business environment
  • Setting up in Taiwan
  • Labour and employment
  • Accounting and reporting
  • Corporate taxation
  • Personal taxation
  • Indirect and other taxes

To keep abreast of new tax developments in Taiwan, please refer to PwC’s Taiwan Tax Updates and Worldwide Tax Summaries, which provide regularly updated coverage of Taiwan’s tax system.