In the following Q&A, we will go through the funding and functions of representative offices, work permits for foreign managers, and taxation issues. Everything will be as clear-cut as possible.
companies (defined by the source of capital) to establish a branch company in Taiwan can be confusing. How exactly does it differ from setting up a subsidiary company? One may encounter different problems and is subject to different regulations. In the following Q&A, we answer questions about the funding and functions of a branch company, how to apply for work permits for foreign managers, and taxation in plain and simple terms.
With years of experience in operating a business as foreigners, we are in a perfect position to provide advisory and consulting services to foreign clients looking to establish an operation in Taiwan. We listen to our clients and offer solutions tailored to their needs.
Before register company in Taiwan, the foreigner must fill out and submit the “Application Form for Initial Investment (Including Company Establishment) of Foreigners” for review by the Investment Review Committee, Ministry of Economic Affairs. Upon approval by the IRC, the und can be transferred to Taiwan for the company registration procedure.