Author Archive: Siam Legal International
Siam Legal is an international law firm with experienced lawyers, attorneys, and solicitors both in Thailand law and international law. This Thailand law firm offers comprehensive legal services in Thailand to both local and foreign clients for Litigation such as civil & criminal cases, labor disputes, commercial cases, divorce, adoption, extradition, fraud, and drug cases. Other legal expertise of the law firm varied in cases involving corporate law such as company registration & Thailand BOI, family law, property law, and private investigation.
According the Foreign Business Act of 1999, foreigners are required to obtain a Foreign Business License before they may operate “other types of service businesses, except for those specified by Ministerial Regulations”. This provision in the law has generally restricted foreigners in Thailand from operating all types of service businesses except for those that are […]
Businesses in Thailand that provide goods and services are generally subject to the Value Added Tax (VAT), which is an indirect tax and is levied against the value received or receivable from the supply of goods and services. However, certain types of businesses under the Revenue Code are subject to the Specific Business Tax (SBT), […]
Under the Food Act of 1979, no one is allowed to establish a food production plant in Thailand, unless they have received a license from the proper authorities. The licensing process has two main parts: (1) the preparation and submission of the application and (2) the preparation of the food production site. The application must […]
On 26 February 2009, the economic ministers of the ten ASEAN member States signed the ASEAN Comprehensive Investment Agreement (the “ACIA”), which liberalized trade within ASEAN in the following fields: Agriculture Fishery Forestry Mining Manufacturing Pursuant to the terms of the ACIA, ASEAN nationals are able to operate foreign majority-owned firms in Thailand by […]
In the previous articles, we addressed the legal bases provided by the Civil and Commercial Code, passing a special resolution, and actual procedure for registering the dissolution of a Thai company. In this last series about closing a Thai Limited Company, we will explain the last stage in the process, which is company liquidation. Liquidation […]
In the previous article, we addressed the legal bases provided by the Civil and Commercial Code for dissolving a Thai Limited company. In this article, we will turn our attention to the most common basis, which is dissolving a Thai company through passing a special resolution as well as discuss the actual procedure for registering […]