China

Internal Control Review For Subsidiaries in China

ECOVIS Beijing and the German Chamber of Commerce Tianjin would like to invite you to join our upcoming seminar on the topic of "Internal Control Review" on Tuesday, August 27th, at GCC Office Tianjin. Combining with real cases, our speakers Ms. Aman...

Social Insurance Contribution Base in Beijing updated

Two different values adopted for 2019 Every summer, the Beijing Social Insurance Center publishes data on the average salary in Beijing for the preceding year. Based on this average value, the maximum and minimum social insurance contribution base i...
onlinehandel

Alibaba makes inroads into Europe

Alibaba takes on Amazon in Europe In February 2018, Alibaba signed an agreement with the Belgium government to open its first warehouse in Europe. The warehouse is located next to the Walloon city of Liège and has a prospective size of 380,000 sqm (...

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...

IoT in China: Opportunities and Risks for German SMEs

Legal framework of the Internet of Things (IoT) The State Security Law (SSL) and the Internet Security Law (ISL) restrict commercial use of information and communication technologies (ICT) in China. Article 2 of the SSL protects not only the territo...

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...