Korea (Rep.) -Competent authority agreement on automatic exchange of information with Hong Kong signed

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Korea (Rep.) has signed the Competent Authority Agreement on Automatic Exchange of Information with Hong Kong on 23 January 2017. The agreement stipulated details about the types of information that will be exchanged and the timing of the exchange in accordance with the OECD Automatic Exchange of Information Agreement provision of 2014.

This Agreement provides for the effective exchange of information regarding tax matters between the tax authorities including automatic exchange of information which is necessary for the exchange of financial account information based on the international standards formulated by the OECD, and is expected to contribute to the prevention of international tax evasion and tax abuse.

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