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Individual Income Tax (IIT) In China: The Ground Rules

In a mini-series of two articles, we will share some information about a topic we not only deal with in our consulting work but which also affects everybody living and working in China: individual income tax for expats. Our aim is to provide you with...

18 April 2017: When a C is not enough – China’s new point system for work visas

In October 2016, the Chinese government introduced a new system for issuing work visas to foreigners. According to the new procedure, applicants will now be ranked according to a 100-point system covering various criteria, such as education, age, la...
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China’s New Point System For Work Visas

On 1 April 2017, China introduced nationwide a new point system and application procedure for work visa. This seminar introduces the major changes and address some of the main bottlenecks in the application process. This seminar also presents solutio...

14. March 2017: When a C is not enough – China’s new point system for work visas

In October 2016, the Chinese government introduced a new system for issuing work visas to foreigners. According to the new procedure, applicants will now be ranked according to a 100-point system covering various criteria, such as education, age, la...

21 February 2017 Webinar: IIT & Social Security in China

  To complement our next seminar IIT & Social Security we will hold a webinar on 21 February 2017. It will focus on the newest tax regulations related to the individual income of expats, time apportionments, payroll and tax optimization st...

8 February 2017 Seminar: IIT & Social Insurance Update

  Wednesday, 8 February 2017   Our next seminar will focus on the newest tax regulations related to the individual income of expats, time apportionments, payroll and tax optimization strategies. Additionally, social insurance and all rele...

What you need to know about the Annual Audit and Compliance Review 2017

  What you need to know about the Annual Audit and Compliance Review 2017     As the year draws to its end, it is time to prepare for Christmas – and your company’s annual audit. The compliance review is essential for a comp...
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What does China’s new point system for expats really mean?

On 9 September 2016, the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs unveiled the reform of the current work permit regulations for foreigners living in China. The changes will merge the various regulations for foreign specialists with the appl...

Why do China’s Tax Bureaus target Foreign Companies?

  Why do China’s Tax Bureaus target Foreign Companies? Lessons from the recent tax audits of expats!   Date: Tuesday, 18. October 2016, 4pm. -6pm. Location:  Unit 0811, Landmark Tower II8 North Dongsanhuan RoadChaoyang Di...
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Chinas new tax filing online platform brings new risks for foreign companies

Due to the VAT reform in China, the Chinese tax authorities are introducing a new online tax filing system called “Golden Tax Version 3” nationwide. This new tax system does not only include VAT, but also CIT, IIT and other taxes. For the past 2-3 mo...