tax

New German Packaging Law – Guide for E-Commerce & Amazon FBA Sellers

In January 2019, the new German Packaging Act (VerpackG) came into force, replacing the German Packaging Regulation from 1998. What does it mean for your company and your business and what needs to be done? Ecovis Beijing explains what you need to...

DCW Seminar: Business Formation in Germany

On July 3, 2019, DCW (Deutsch-Chinesische Wirtschaftsvereinigung e.V.), NRW.Invest and the Wirtschaftsfoerderung Krefeld are organising a seminar in Krefeld for Chinese investors and entrepreneurs. The seminar informs Chinese investors on the legal a...
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...

China’s Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Regulatory Environment

China’s Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Regulatory Environment 1. Background Prior to 2017, China had the world’s largest cryptocurrency market—with 80% of bitcoin, the world’s leading digital coin, transactions conducted in yuan1. Despite clampdown...
VAt

Ultimate VAT guide for selling through online marketplace in Germany – Part 1

Germany's liability regulations for online marketplaces In the past years, thousands of vendors that are selling on marketplaces like Amazon or eBay, many of which are from China are not paying their VAT on the sale of in EU. The EU estimates that...

Takeaways from China’s “Two sessions” in Beijing

A new Foreign Investment Law and VAT rate reductions are among the legal changes announced at this year's meeting Every year about this time the National People's Congress (NPC) and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference meet to make...

Webinar: 8 key points about China’s IIT Reform

We are pleased to invite you to join our next Ecovis Beijing webinar for an update on China’s latest Individual Income Tax (IIT). The webinar is scheduled at 10 am (German time) on the 14th of March. On December 2018, China published a number of r...

Tax Implications of a No-Deal Brexit

Brexit and its implications of a No-Deal Brexit have been on our minds since the UK voted leave in 2016. On March 12th of 2019, the British Parliament rejected once again the agreement prime minister Theresa May had negotiated with the EU. As the sch...

Webinar: Things e-commerce sellers need to know about German VAT

Webinar: Things e-commerce sellers need to know about German VAT Ten days left! The grace period for German VAT compliance for (non-EU) e-commerce sellers is ending!  On 1 August 2018, the German government endorsed a draft law of the "Act to pre...