WB assists Vietnam’s tax reform Business

WB assists Vietnam’s tax reform

A delegation from the World Bank (WB) recently worked with Vietnamese partners to prepare for a project modernising the tax system in Vietnam, according to Deputy Finance Minister Do Hoang Anh Tuan.
HCM City wants to tax Facebook retailers Business

HCM City wants to tax Facebook retailers

HCM City's Department of Taxation has sought a report from its offices by the end of this month on their implementation of its instruction to collect taxes from people selling merchandise on Facebook.
Experts debate new gas environment tax Business

Experts debate new gas environment tax

Experts have called on the Ministry of Finance to be considerate and transparent with their plan to spend the environmental protection tax applied on gasoline, which they have just proposed to double.
HCM City, Lao capital step up cooperation Politics

HCM City, Lao capital step up cooperation

HCM City and Laos’ Vientiane capital city need to flesh out measures to boost their relations in trade, investment, culture and tourism, said Secretary of the City Party Committee Dinh La Thang.
Tax mismanagement cost the State budget Business

Tax mismanagement cost the State budget

The Government Inspectorate of Vietnam has revealed that mismanagement in tax collection between 2012 and 2014 caused mounting arrears and losses of trillions of dong to the State exchequer.
HCM City looks to improve tax collection Business

HCM City looks to improve tax collection

HCM City has asked the municipal tax authority to enhance preventative measures against tax fraud and transfer pricing to ensure tax revenue and improve business confidence.
Local firms still face barriers Business

Local firms still face barriers

Local enterprises face barriers in doing business, and they expect the State to improve the domestic business environment in order to encourage the development of enterprises.
Debt must be collected promptly: GDT Business

Debt must be collected promptly: GDT

Tax authorities have been told to collect tax debts of enterprises totalling 23.5 trillion VND (over 1 billion USD), or an 18.8 percent year-on-year increase, by the end of July.