Asia Offshore Summit

An exclusive conference dedicated to the Asian High Net Worth Elite

The Asia Offshore Association is pleased to announce the highly anticipated 2nd annual forum, to be held in Asia’s leading financial center, Bangkok in Thailand. Through presentations, workshops, and panel discussions, the topics to be addressed include the most pressing issues in Asia’s offshore Wealth Management, Succession and Residency Planning, Corporate Structuring and more. The summit offers a platform for professionals and practitioners to improve industry knowledge, network partnership opportunities and accelerate offshore industry development in the Asia Pacific region. 

Dr. Ulrich Eder, Managing Director of PUGNATORIUS Ltd., holds a presentation on “Foreign direct investment in Thailand and foreign disinvestments to offshore. Escape to Southeast Asia | Thailand as a safe haven jurisdiction | Regulatory requirements and smart strategies.” Update on Thailand’s involvement in automatic exchange of information, tax information exchange on request and similar regulatory requirements. Tax mitigation strategies and pitfalls under Thailand’s territory tax system. Legislation on specific anti-avoidance rules (SAAR) as economic substance requirements, controlled foreign companies, place of effective management and substance over form doctrine. Implications of the base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) under the OECD action plan for Thai taxation. Not yet codified general anti-avoidance resp. anti-abuse rules (GAAR) or fraus legis doctrine and how they are currently already utilized by Thailand’s Revenue Department to deny tax benefits if a transaction is non-genuine.

Legal notice: The information contained within this presentation is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to substitute for obtaining legal, tax, or financial advice from a professional advisor. The presentation of the information is not intended to create and does not constitute a lawyer-client relationship. Any tax advice contained in this presentation is not intended to be used for the purpose of avoiding penalties under any tax law.

Disclaimer: A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. This low-resolution high-level outlook constitutes neither legal advice, nor an attorney-client relationship, nor equips with the insights, tools or skills to do this without the Bangkok investment law firm. Protect your assets in paradise.

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