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Saturday, October 24, 2020
Tags: the General Department of Taxation
Businesses to enjoy higher deduction rate of loan interest expenses Businesses to enjoy higher deduction rate of loan interest expenses
The deduction limit of enterprises’ total loan interest expenses will be increased to 30 percent from the current 20 percent of earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA).
MOF guides tax-related e-transactions MOF guides tax-related e-transactions
Taxpayers could conduct tax-related e-transactions around the clock via the portal of the General Department of Taxation or portals of other competent state agencies that are connected to the GDT’s, says a draft circular designed by the Ministry of Finance.
Over 90 taxation procedures made available on national public service portal Over 90 taxation procedures made available on national public service portal
The General Department of Taxation said on May 7 that it has completed the work to offer 93 taxation procedures on the national public service portal.
Enlightening the shadow economy: why and how Enlightening the shadow economy: why and how
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently signed a scheme on measuring non-observed economic activities, with a view to drawing a clearer and more comprehensive picture of the national economy.
Official Gazette issues Nos 97-100/2018 coming out on November 16 2018 Official Gazette issues Nos 97-100/2018, coming out on November 16, 2018
Decision No. 2545/QD-TTg Decision No. 2545/QD-TTg
approving the Scheme on development of non-cash payment in Vietnam during 2016-2020
Taxing online business a challenge Taxing online business a challenge
Tax authorities are finding it tough taxing e-commerce as it is not that easy controlling online business revenues given cash payments so common in Vietnam, lawyers Chau Huy Quang and Cao Dang Huy recently wrote on the Saigon Times weekly.
Gains from Big C Vietnam transfer to Central Retail Corporation subject to corporate income tax: General Department of Taxation Gains from Big C Vietnam transfer to Central Retail Corporation subject to corporate income tax: General Department of Taxation
French Casino Group and Thai Central Retail Corporation are believed to have wrongly interpreted the Vietnamese domestic law on corporate income tax regarding the taxation of capital gains from the transfer of Big C Vietnam supermarket chain.
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.
Bringing rules on import and export duties in line with signed FTAs Bringing rules on import and export duties in line with signed FTAs
As scheduled, the draft revised Law on Import Duty and Export Duty will be submitted to the National Assembly for passage at the year-end session. The draft Law contains many new provisions aiming to build a healthy economic environment, facilitate production and export activities, and implement international commitments. This article introduces the most important contents of this draft.

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