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Non-domiciled vs. non-resident: What is the difference?

In the context of China’s Individual Income Tax Law, which took effect on Jan 1st, 2019, and the many regulations alongside it, the terms domicile and residence are used frequently. But what do these terms mean and which tax labilities in China resul...

Investment into China in times of trade conflict

Since the beginning of the 1980s, China was known not only for its impressive growth but also for the difficulties foreign investors faced upon entering the Chinese market.  In recent years the policies regarding foreign direct investment have been c...

Culture Clash: Working hours Europe vs. Asia

Since the ruling of the European Court of Justice in mid-May on the recording of working time, there has been a great deal of discussion in the media: the recording of working times has become compulsory in Europe. Setback or progress - that is the q...
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Webinar: China as an Investment Location

Our China expert Manuela Reintgen explained legal and tax reforms in China in our webinar. These reforms are part of the strategy "Made in China 2025". China intends to be the world's leading investment location in key industries such as rail transpo...
Income tax

Changchun Tax Seminar: Individual Income Tax Reform: Latest Update

We are pleased to invite you to our next Tax Seminar about the latest implementation rules & regulations of China's Individual Income Tax (IIT) Reform on May 23rd, 2019 at Die Backstube Changchun. In December 2018, China has published a number...
Income tax

Shenyang Tax Seminar: Individual Income Tax Reform – Latest Updates

We are pleased to invite you to our next Tax Seminar about the latest implementation rules & regulations of China's Individual Income Tax (IIT) Reform on May 22nd, 2019 at Hilton Hotel Shenyang. In December 2018, China has published a number o...

Trade war update: 25% on Chinese imports to the US – and vice versa

The trade dispute between China and the US was taken to the next level – and it only took a few tweets for it. Last week, US President Donald Trump announced via Twitter to increase custom duties on imports from China up to 25%. Consequently, on Frid...

Trend: Internet of Things (IoT)

IoT is one among many buzzwords bearing witness to digitization in our daily lives. This is not only true in the West, but also in China where IoT plays an ever more important role. In 2018, IoT related sales grew by more than 73 per cent. So what´s ...

“One Belt, One Road” Summit: Our Press Review

The “One Belt, One road” summit took place in Beijing from 25th until 27th of April, 2019. More than 40 countries' heads of state, such as prime ministers and presidents attended the forum. Various aspects of the project were presented, among them th...

Third Market Cooperation along the New Silk Road: Contract Law

The "One Belt, One Road" initiative, also known as the "New Silk Road", is a project to expand infrastructure and international trade routes under China's leadership, initiated in 2013 by China's President Xi Jinping. The dimensions of this ambiti...