Macau SAR

Individual - Other taxes

Last reviewed - 28 July 2020

Social security fund contribution

Apart from professional and complementary taxes, there is also a social security fund contribution. A total contribution of MOP 90 per month is payable for resident employees. The employer contributes two-thirds of the amount (i.e. MOP 60) and the employee contributes one-third of the amount (i.e. MOP 30).

Payment is required to be made by the employer to the Social Security Fund Department before the end of the month following the quarter-end for full-time employees and following the month-end for part-time employees.

Consumption tax (excise duty)

Consumption tax is imposed only on tobacco and spirits entering into Macau SAR. See the Other taxes section in the Corporate tax summary for more information.

Net wealth/worth taxes

There are no net wealth/worth taxes in Macau SAR.

Inheritance, estate, and gift taxes

There are no inheritance, estate, or gift taxes in Macau SAR.

Recruitment fee

A recruitment fee is levied on employers employing non-resident employees. The recruitment fee is MOP 200 per non-resident employee per month, and is reduced by half for manufacturing industries. Employers employing non-resident domestic helpers are exempt from the recruitment fee.