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Through our Flash Newsletter we provide monthly the most relevant news around  Finance and Accounting, Tax, Customs, Corporate/Legal,  HR, Treasury/Foreign Exchange.

Our Special Topic Newsletter focus instead on a particular news, providing deeper insights on hot topics relevant for your business.

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MEP Regulates the Application and Issuance of Pollutant Discharge Permits for the Pharmaceutical Industry and Others

MEP Regulates the Application and Issuance of Pollutant Discharge Permits for the Pharmaceutical Industry and Others

Recently, the Ministry of Environmental Protection (“MEP”) has issued nine national environmental protection standards, including the Technical Specification for Application and Issuance of Pollutant Discharge Permits: Pharmaceutical Industry – Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient Manufacturing (the “Technical Specification”). All standards take effect immediately from the issue date.

Recently, the Ministry of Environmental Protection (“MEP”) has issued nine national environmental protection standards, including the Technical Specification for Application and Issuance of...

Reinforced Implementation of the Super Pre-tax Deduction Policy for R&D Expenses

Reinforced Implementation of the Super Pre-tax Deduction Policy for R&D Expenses

The Circular states that, with regard to the verification of R&D projects that relate to enterprises' immediate benefits, including the verification of said projects in the process and the verification of ex post checks on projects in question, efforts should be made to unify relevant policies, make clear the special coordination mechanism, work out the implementation of rules for the verification of R&D projects, and standardize the handling procedures.

The Circular states that, with regard to the verification of R&D projects that relate to enterprises' immediate benefits, including the verification of said projects in the process and the...

SAT to Promote Information Sharing for “Consolidating Multiple Certificates into One” Reform

SAT to Promote Information Sharing for “Consolidating Multiple Certificates into One” Reform

The recently released SAT Circular makes arrangements in several aspects, including “improving information sharing and collaboration with departments of industry and commerce”, “optimizing the supplementary collection of the registration information”, and “doing well in handling tax affairs of existing enterprises that have their old-style business certificates replaced with new certificates marked with the uniform social credit code”.

The recently released SAT Circular makes arrangements in several aspects, including “improving information sharing and collaboration with departments of industry and commerce”, “optimizing the...

MOFCOM Improves Effectiveness of Tax Relief for Equipment Imported by Encouraged FIEs

MOFCOM Improves Effectiveness of Tax Relief for Equipment Imported by Encouraged FIEs

The General Office of the Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) has recently issued the Circular on Further Effectively Implementing Tax Relief for Equipment Imported by Foreign-invested Enterprises (FIEs) Engaging in Encouraged Category of Foreign Investment, with immediate effect from the issue date.

The General Office of the Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) has recently issued the Circular on Further Effectively Implementing Tax Relief for Equipment Imported by Foreign-invested Enterprises (...

2017 New Hong Kong Tax Plan is Announced

2017 New Hong Kong Tax Plan is Announced

two-tier profits tax system will be introduced to increase Hong Kong competitiveness. To ensure the tax benefits target small and medium enterprises, there will be some restrictions imposed by the Government.

two-tier profits tax system will be introduced to increase Hong Kong competitiveness. To ensure the tax benefits target small and medium enterprises...

SAT on the Integrated Foreign Trade Service Enterprises' Handling of Tax Rebate

SAT on the Integrated Foreign Trade Service Enterprises' Handling of Tax Rebate

The Announcement clarifies the conditions for integrated foreign trade service enterprises to handle tax rebate affairs on others' behalf, specific measures for this purpose, ways to deal with unusual circumstances in commissioned handling, relevant legal liability, and penalty provisions. 

The Announcement clarifies the conditions for integrated foreign trade service enterprises to handle tax rebate affairs on others' behalf, specific measures for this purpose, ways...

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Shanghai Issues New Establishment Policies to Attract Multinational Companies

In this Special Topic Newsletter, we look at Policy Amendments that are encouraging multinational companies to establish regional headquarters in Shanghai.As China becomes more and more active in the global market, Shanghai Municipal People’s Government recognizes that Shanghai plays a leading role in China’s opening-up reform. Through amending the policy framework for encouraging multinational companies (MNCs) to set up regional headquarters (Regional HQ) in Shanghai, with the Circular No. 9, Shanghai government relaxes the business scope and the assessment criteria for regional headquarters. Consequently, Regional HQs will now have more autonomy in prioritizing their business activities in order to align with the group’s overall strategy.C&A Advisors pride ourselves on keeping our clients informed and prepared about the constant evolution of Chinese marketplace, please download and read our Special Topic Newsletter to better understand the new policy amendments. 

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MEP Regulates the Application and Issuance of Pollutant Discharge Permits for...

MEP Regulates the Application and Issuance of Pollutant Discharge Permits for...

Recently, the Ministry of Environmental Protection (“MEP”) has issued nine national environmental protection standards, including the Technical Specification for Application and Issuance of Pollutant Discharge Permits: Pharmaceutical Industry – Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient Manufacturing (the “Technical Specification”). All standards take effect immediately from the issue date.

Recently, the Ministry of Environmental Protection (“MEP”) has issued nine national environmental protection standard...

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MEP Regulates the Application and Issuance of Pollutant Discharge Permits for...

Recently, the Ministry of Environmental Protection (“MEP”) has issued nine national environmental protection standards, including the Technical Specification for Application and Issuance of Pollutant Discharge Permits: Pharmaceutical Industry – Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient Manufacturing (the “Technical Specification”). All standards take effect immediately from the issue date.

http://www.ca-advisors.net/sites/default/files/newsletters/ca_advisors_monthly_newsletter_issue_no.9_-_october_2017.pdf
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Reinforced Implementation of the Super Pre-tax Deduction Policy for R&D...

Reinforced Implementation of the Super Pre-tax Deduction Policy for R&D...

The Circular states that, with regard to the verification of R&D projects that relate to enterprises' immediate benefits, including the verification of said projects in the process and the verification of ex post checks on projects in question, efforts should be made to unify relevant policies, make clear the special coordination mechanism, work out the implementation of rules for the verification of R&D projects, and standardize the handling procedures.

The Circular states that, with regard to the verification of R&D projects that relate to enterprises' immediate b...

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Reinforced Implementation of the Super Pre-tax Deduction Policy for R&D...

The Circular states that, with regard to the verification of R&D projects that relate to enterprises' immediate benefits, including the verification of said projects in the process and the verification of ex post checks on projects in question, efforts should be made to unify relevant policies, make clear the special coordination mechanism, work out the implementation of rules for the verification of R&D projects, and standardize the handling procedures.

http://www.ca-advisors.net/sites/default/files/newsletters/ca_advisors_monthly_newsletter_issue_no.9_-_october_2017.pdf
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SAT to Promote Information Sharing for “Consolidating Multiple Certificates...

SAT to Promote Information Sharing for “Consolidating Multiple Certificates...

The recently released SAT Circular makes arrangements in several aspects, including “improving information sharing and collaboration with departments of industry and commerce”, “optimizing the supplementary collection of the registration information”, and “doing well in handling tax affairs of existing enterprises that have their old-style business certificates replaced with new certificates marked with the uniform social credit code”.

The recently released SAT Circular makes arrangements in several aspects, including “improving information sharing an...

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SAT to Promote Information Sharing for “Consolidating Multiple Certificates...

The recently released SAT Circular makes arrangements in several aspects, including “improving information sharing and collaboration with departments of industry and commerce”, “optimizing the supplementary collection of the registration information”, and “doing well in handling tax affairs of existing enterprises that have their old-style business certificates replaced with new certificates marked with the uniform social credit code”.

http://www.ca-advisors.net/sites/default/files/newsletters/ca_advisors_monthly_newsletter_issue_no.9_-_october_2017.pdf
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MOFCOM Improves Effectiveness of Tax Relief for Equipment Imported by...

MOFCOM Improves Effectiveness of Tax Relief for Equipment Imported by...

The General Office of the Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) has recently issued the Circular on Further Effectively Implementing Tax Relief for Equipment Imported by Foreign-invested Enterprises (FIEs) Engaging in Encouraged Category of Foreign Investment, with immediate effect from the issue date.

The General Office of the Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) has recently issued the Circular on Further Effectively Imp...

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MOFCOM Improves Effectiveness of Tax Relief for Equipment Imported by...

The General Office of the Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) has recently issued the Circular on Further Effectively Implementing Tax Relief for Equipment Imported by Foreign-invested Enterprises (FIEs) Engaging in Encouraged Category of Foreign Investment, with immediate effect from the issue date.

http://www.ca-advisors.net/sites/default/files/newsletters/ca_advisors_monthly_newsletter_issue_no.9_-_october_2017.pdf
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2017 New Hong Kong Tax Plan is Announced

2017 New Hong Kong Tax Plan is Announced

two-tier profits tax system will be introduced to increase Hong Kong competitiveness. To ensure the tax benefits target small and medium enterprises, there will be some restrictions imposed by the Government.

two-tier profits tax system will be introduced to increase Hong Kong competitiveness. To ensure th...

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2017 New Hong Kong Tax Plan is Announced

two-tier profits tax system will be introduced to increase Hong Kong competitiveness. To ensure the tax benefits target small and medium enterprises, there will be some restrictions imposed by the Government.

http://www.ca-advisors.net/sites/default/files/newsletters/ca_advisors_monthly_newsletter_issue_no.9_-_october_2017.pdf
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