Recent reform in Chinese VAT policies

Zhenpin, Kenny LIN, Wai Yee, Pauline WONG

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The article presents information on the policies regarding value added tax in China that is based on the value of the sales of goods and services. The country depends on three types of indirect taxes that include business tax, value-added tax and consumption tax. Information on the pilot projects conducted on the value added tax and its importance to the country is also presented.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)39-46
Number of pages8
JournalInternational Tax Journal
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2012


  • Business tax
  • Consumption tax
  • Indirect taxation
  • Pilot projects
  • Value-added tax

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