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New Regulations for Fapiaos

China’s State Administration of Taxation (SAT) has published new regulations for collecting fapiaos. Beginning from 1 July 2017, taxpayers need to provide their tax identification number (TIN) for obtaining a fapiao. Under the new regulation, more...

New Tax Regulations for Cross-Border E-Commerce

In March 2016, the Chinese government issued two new regulations, which have changed the taxation of imported products bought online from businesses abroad (B2C). Previously, cross-border online purchases for personal use were mainly treated as indiv...
Foreigner can enter e-commerce in China

WFOE can now apply for a commercial ICP license for e-commerce business

Earlier this week, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) announced that Wholly Foreign Owned Enterprises (WFOE) are allowed to enter the Chinese e-commerce sector. Since January 2015, WFOEs are allowed to apply for a commercial I...