Under the provisions of Commercial Law 2005, Article 16 prescribes foreign traders conducting commercial activities in Vietnam: Representative offices of foreign traders in Vietnam operate in compliance with the provisions of Vietnamese law on relevant issues. Therefore, the procedures of dissolving a foreign representative office must also comply with the provisions of Vietnamese law.
Step 1: Carry out procedures for terminating the validity of a tax code at the tax authority directly managing.
A dossier of terminating the validity of a tax code includes:
Step 2: Finalize tax for the head of the foreign representative office and the staff working in the representative office.
Step 3: Return the seal at PC64 police office of the provincial/city police.
Step 4: Submit a dossier for dissolution mentioned above to dissolve the representative office directly at the Department of Industry and Trade or online through the National Business Registration Portal.
Duration for processing:
Within 5 working days after receiving a complete and valid dossier, the licensing agency shall publish on its website about the dissolution of the representative office.
Foreign traders and representative offices must publicly notice the dissolution of the representative office at the headquarters and implement other obligations as prescribed by law when the representative office is dissolved.
With the service of dissolving foreign representative offices, Viet An Law is always ready to exchange and support clients with necessary information.
Please contact Viet An Law Firm for specific advice.
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