China Tax Update - 2019 April Issue.

Legal News & Analysis - Asia Pacific - China - Tax

2 May, 2019


In this issue of the China Tax Update, we will discuss the following tax developments in China:


  • Interest free loans between corporate group entities are exempt from VAT from 1 February 2019 to 31 December 2020
  • SAT expands pilot scheme enabling small-scale taxpayers to issue special VAT invoices and further simplifies the verification process of special VAT invoices
  • Anhui case: transfer pricing adjustment to intercompany service fees
  • Notice 8 clarifies the IIT accounting methods available for individual partners in VC partnerships
  • More small-scale and low-profit enterprises eligible to receive lower EIT rates


We will issue separate updates regarding recent IIT rules on non-domiciliary individuals and the VAT reform.


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