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Official Gazette

Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Tags: gasoline
Increasing environmental protection tax: causes and effects Increasing environmental protection tax: causes and effects
The National Assembly Standing Committee adopted last month a resolution increasing the environmental protection tax on petroleum products from January 1 next year.
Decision No. 2545/QD-TTg Decision No. 2545/QD-TTg
approving the Scheme on development of non-cash payment in Vietnam during 2016-2020
Imported goods subject to customs procedures at import border gates to be listed Imported goods subject to customs procedures at import border gates to be listed
Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue has instructed the Ministry of Finance to complete a list of imported goods subject to customs procedures at border gates of importation to be submitted to the Prime Minister for promulgation in March.
Vietnam amends tax laws in tune with trade pactsnbsp; Vietnam amends tax laws in tune with trade pacts 
To create more favorable conditions for taxpayers and enhancing the tax administration, the XIIIth National Assembly on April 6 passed the Law Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles of the Law on Value-Added Tax, the Law on Excise Tax and the Law on Tax Administration at its 11th session. Below are some prominent amendments which will take effect on July 1.
Law No. 70/2014/QH13 Law No. 70/2014/QH13
Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles of the Law on Excise Tax
Recommendations to better the laws on business and investment in Vietnam Recommendations to better the laws on business and investment in Vietnam
The Law on Enterprises and the Law on Investment, which were promulgated on November 29, 2005 and came into effect on July 1, 2006, are the fundamental legal sources currently governing business and investment activities in Vietnam.
Circular No. 28/2011/TT-BCT: Cross-border petrol smugglers to face crackdown Circular No. 28/2011/TT-BCT: Cross-border petrol smugglers to face crackdown
New Excise Tax Law New Excise Tax Law
On November 14, 2008, the National Assembly passed Excise Tax Law No. 27/2008/QH12 (the 2008 Law) to replace the current May 20, 1998 Excise Tax Law and its 2003 and 2005 amendments.
Finance group proposes equitization of SOEs Finance group proposes equitization of SOEs
The majority of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) should be transformed into joint stock companies in order to reduce state subsidies while raising their competitiveness, the Vietnam Association of Financial Investors (VAFI) suggested.
Government aims to rope in runaway inflation Government aims to rope in runaway inflation
Curbing inflation remains a priority of the Government in its socio-economic administration for this year. Under Government Resolution No. 18 issued on April 6, stabilizing the macro-economy, containing inflation and reaching a 6.5% economic growth are major targets set for 2010.