Lao PDR – Tax Guide 2020 Edition

DFDL is pleased to announce the publication of the 2020 edition of the Lao PDR Tax Pocket Guide.

This guide is a summary of the latest tax laws and regulations for businesses and investors in the Lao PDR.

The guide is updated to include the most recent tax laws that became effective in February 2020.

Prepared by DFDL’s tax experts, the Lao PDR Tax Pocket Guide is available to download for free.

The guide includes the following topics:

  • An overview of setting up of a business in the Lao PDR;
  • Applicable tax incentives;
  • Profit tax and deductibility of expenses;
  • Personal income tax for employees;
  • Important tax filing dates;
  • Personal income tax for employees;Accounting and financial reporting requirements; and
  • Other important compliance requirements.


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