Month: February 2018

China Eases Foreign Investment Restrictions in Free Trade Zones

China has relaxed restrictions on foreign investment in the country’s 11 free trade zones (FTZs), per a decision released by the State Council, China’s cabinet, on January 9.

/ February 14, 2018

Forecast 2018

This January 30, we convened top China policy experts, analysts, and business leaders to provide members with in-depth briefings on China’s 2018 economic forecast, its current business landscape, and best practices in approaching China trade policy. Representative Darin LaHood, a...

/ February 7, 2018

Withholding Tax Deferral for Foreign Investment in China

On December 21, 2017, authorities clarified the criteria for withholding tax (WHT) deferral treatment on dividends for foreign investment in encouraged sectors in China. The Notice Regarding the Provisional Deferral Treatment for Withholding Tax on Distributed Profits used for Direct...