China’s expat tax system: who pays and how does it work?

The expat community in China is constantly growing, owing to the country’s position in the global economy. According to the seventh national population census, the number of foreigners living in China for three or more months increased over the decade to 845,697 (from 593,832). However, Beijing’s plans to reform tax exemptions on foreign employee allowances …

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How to improve reading habits so they become part of your lifestyle

On World Book Day 2022 (which falls on April 23rd every year), China’s President Xi Jinping encouraged Chinese people to develop good reading habits in a congratulatory letter to the nation’s first reading campaign. He mentioned that reading was vital for acquiring knowledge, gaining wisdom, and raising moral standards. Likewise, Xi added that the Chinese …

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