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Chinese tax regulation update - August 2015

China - August 25 2015 The Announcement clarifies the obligation of withholding Individual Income Tax (“IIT”) of those employees involved in trans-provincial projects in

CIETAC disputes are settled

China - August 20 2015 On 15 July 2015, the Supreme People's Court ("SPC") promulgated the Official Reply regarding Issues concerning the Shanghai Higher People's Court and

China temporarily allows foreign travel operators to set up outbound travel agencies

China - September 20 2010 UK, France, Italy, Switzerland, and Australia or other tourist destinations like Dubai, Nepal, Ireland, and Czech Republic, become the most favorable countries for Chinese people who are fond of travel abroad in their leisure time

New Pilot Free Trade Zones launched in China and first regulations announced

China - June 2 2015 China’s three new pilot Free Trade Zones (“FTZ”s) in Tianjin, Guangdong and Fujian were officially launched on 21 April 2015. This comes 18 months

New permits to be required for foreigners doing short-term work in China

China - December 15 2014 In the past, many foreigners came to China for short-term work of less than 90 days by holding a business visa, i.e. M visa. This will be hardly

Chinese tax regulation update - August 2015

China - August 25 2015 The Announcement clarifies the obligation of withholding Individual Income Tax (“IIT”) of those employees involved in trans-provincial projects in

CIETAC disputes are settled

China - August 20 2015 On 15 July 2015, the Supreme People's Court ("SPC") promulgated the Official Reply regarding Issues concerning the Shanghai Higher People's Court and

Chinese tax regulation update - July 2015

China - July 27 2015 The Announcement, linked to Article 69 of the Implementation Measures for Special Tax Adjustments (“Circular 2”), streamlines the administration

China lifts restriction on foreign ownership of e-commerce businesses

China - July 6 2015 In June 2015, the Chinese authorities released two important publications, both impacting on how foreign investors can do business in the e-commerce

The end of local financial incentives in China?

China - June 26 2015 For decades, it has been common practice that local governments attract investors by offering them various financial incentives mostly in the form of