Mainland China Tax Circular- HKWJ Tax Law

Mainland China Circular 698 Applications

Guoshuihan [2009] No. 698 (“Circular 698”) was issued on the 10th of December 2009 and is still subject to considerable controversy, mainly because of its lack of clarity regarding non-residents of Mainland China. Some guidelines on the application of Circular 698 can be derived from Guo Shui Fa [2010] No 75 (“Circular 75”), which contains […]

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Cultural Differences in Aggressive Tax Planning

Some of these jurisdictions including Mainland China are not accustomed yet to take tax advice or even willing to pay for tax advice, as they think that nominees/third party structures are sufficient and are convinced that they are able to stay out of the hands of the relevant tax authorities. This may fall into the […]