Advocacy Actions

2019-11-07 > All chapters

Meeting with Foreign Capital & Overseas Investment Department of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC)

On Nov. 7th, European Chamber Finance and Taxation Working Group representatives paid a visit to the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and received by Director YUAN Feng of the Foreign Capital & Overseas Investment Department.

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2019-08-20 > Beijing

Meeting with Director-General Mr. LUO Tianshu, Income Tax Department, State Tax Administration (STA)

On 20th August, Director General LUO Tianshu (DG Luo) of the Income Tax Department, State Taxation Administration (STA), led a delegation to the European Chamber Beijing office. DG Luo provided the official response to an advocacy letter jointly drafted by the Finance and Taxation Working Group (F&T WG) and the Human Resources Working Group on the cancellation of foreign assignees’ non-taxable benefits, which are regulated in the latest Caishui [2018] No. 164.

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2019-07-10 > All chapters

Letter to the State Administration of Taxation (SAT) on the Cancellation of Non-Taxable Benefits per Individual Income Tax Law (IIT) Amendment

The European Chamber has submitted a letter to the State Administration of Taxation with regards to the cancellation of non-taxable benefits as per amendments to the Individual Income Tax Law.

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2019-06-28 > Shanghai

Seminar on Corporate Income Tax: Policies and Implementation by Shanghai Taxation Bureau Official

Seminar on Corporate Income Tax: Policies and Implementation by Shanghai Taxation Bureau Official.

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2019-05-14 > South China

Shenzhen Taxation Bureau Spoke at European Chamber Individual Income Tax Seminar

Mr. Li Xinning from IIT division of Shenzhen Taxation Bureau briefed the Finance and Taxation Working Group (F&T WG) members with the latest updates on IIT laws and preferential policies for talents in Greater Bay Area.

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2019-05-13 > South China

Guangzhou Taxation Bureau Gave Briefing on Individual Income Tax for Finance and Taxation Working Group Members

Ms. Yang Lifen from IIT division of Guangzhou Taxation Bureau briefed the Finance and Taxation Working Group (F&T WG) members with the latest updates on IIT laws and preferential policies for talents in Greater Bay Area.

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2019-03-25 > Beijing

European Chamber Representatives meet the World Bank

On Monday, 25th March, a number of members of the European Chamber met with World Bank representatives to discuss their experiences with innovation policies in China.

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2019-03-25 > Beijing

Meeting with Pascal Lamy

Pascal Lamy was in China to attend the China Development Forum in late March 2019. He met with the European Chamber’s Advisory Council to discuss the current global trade situation.

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2019-01-25 > Shanghai

Seminar on China’s New Individual Income Tax Law with the Shanghai Tax Bureau, Individual Income Tax Division

On 25th January, the European Chamber's Shanghai chapter organised an exclusive seminar with the Individual Income Tax Division of the Shanghai Tax Bureau on China’s new Individual Income Tax (IIT) Law. With the full implementation of the IIT Law taking place from 1st January 2019, a series of changes have had a significant impact on individual taxpayers and the companies employing them. At the event, members had the opportunity to raise questions on the extensive scope of the new practice and discuss in detail the implications of these new set of IIT rules for both employees and enterprises, as well as the opportunities and challenges they entail.

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2018-11-23 > Shanghai

Members of the European Chamber Participate in the 4th China Public-Private Partnerships Financing Forum in Shanghai

Under the guidance of the Ministry of Finance and Shanghai Municipal Government, China PPP Centre and Shanghai Financial Association has organised the 4th China Public-Private Partnerships Financing Forum in Shanghai from 22nd to 23rd November 2018. Mr. Shen Jian, Senior Vice President of SUEZ in Shanghai, has joined the panel "Role of PPP in Ecological and Environmental Protection".

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