China: VAT Rate Reduction

Mar 26, 2019News

The Chinese authorities have confirmed they will reduce the rate of VAT on the manufacturing industry from the current 16% down to 13% as of 1 April 2019.

For the transportation and construction industries, VAT will be reduced to 9% from 10% to help reduce tax burdens on the manufacturing sector and small businesses. The 6% value-added tax for other industries will remain unchanged.

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