China to cut taxes, fees for manufacturers in 2019
January 10, 2019 / Indiatimes
China will cut taxes and fees for manufacturers in 2019 to support their sector, state television quoted the industry minister as saying on Thursday.
Leaders have pledged to cut taxes more aggressively this year to support a slowing economy, amid a trade dispute with the United States. "In future, there will be more measures to reduce taxes for the manufacturing sector," Miao Wei was quoted by state television as saying.
The government will reduce administrative fees and transaction costs for industrial enterprises, and promote supply-side structural reform to reduce excess capacity, while promoting new sectors, such as new energy vehicles and driverless cars, he said.