Three departments: Network anchor studios shall adopt audit method to calculate and collect income tax

2022-07-02 0 By

On March 30 (30th), The Cyberspace Administration of China, the State Administration of Taxation and the State Administration for Market Regulation issued the Opinions on Further Regulating the Profit-making behavior of Online live broadcasting and Promoting the Healthy Development of the Industry.The opinions pointed out that enterprises and individual studios opened by webcast publishers should set up account books in accordance with relevant national regulations, and in principle adopt the method of auditing and levying income tax.The opinions stressed that the tax administration of online live streaming platforms and related third-party enterprises entrusted with collecting and issuing invoices should be effectively standardized.We will further strengthen big data analysis of taxation, and improve the regular supervision mechanism.We investigated and dealt with tax-related crimes such as tax evasion and evasion in accordance with the law, and exposed typical cases with serious circumstances, bad nature and strong public reaction.The intermediaries and related personnel who plan and help the online live broadcast publishers to evade taxes and evade taxes in violation of laws and regulations will be severely punished and publicly exposed.(after)