Workshop: Doing Business in China
Host: Jointly hosted by Promos, the Italian Trade Agency and the China-Italy Chamber of Commerce
Speaker: Lorenzo Riccardi, Managing Partner of RsA Asia
Topic: Chinese Tax and Corporate Systems
China has signed 102 double taxation agreements of which about 60 of those were signed with countries involved in the Belt and Road project. China has also launched new tax reforms in 2019 for companies and individual to boost internal demand and economic growth. International Taxation focuses on the complexity of multi-jurisdiction regulations and different tax systems, gaining new opportunities from International Taxation knowledge and transfer pricing. Mr. Riccardi addressed the main issues in China 2019 tax reform with a specific focus on International Taxation, double tax conventions and tax planning techniques to minimize the tax burden on income and profits, and to understand tax laws and regulations affecting cross-border transactions.
Bio: Lorenzo Riccardi is based in Shanghai and teaches Chinese Taxation at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. During his career, he has also taught Asian taxation at Pecking University, Tongji University, Xian Jiao Tong Liverpool and Hult Business School. He is a CPA specialized in international taxation and is the author of articles and essays on issues of various kinds related to foreign investment in East Asia.
Location: Hotel Equatorial, Yan'AnW Rd, Shanghai
Date: 17th October 2019