Zhang Gaoli: China’s economic development has not changed for a long time to improve the fundamentals
Xinhua news agency, Beijing, May tenth, 11, 11 tax collection and Management Forum opened in Beijing. Zhang Gaoli, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and vice premier of the State Council, attended the opening ceremony and delivered speeches.
Zhang Gaoli said that China attaches great importance to international tax cooperation. Chinese President Xi Jinping stressed the need to strengthen global tax cooperation, combat international tax evasion, to help developing countries and low-income countries to improve tax collection and management capabilities. Premier Li Keqiang also made clear requirements. Tax revenue is the important foundation of national governance system and governance capacity, and is also an important means of global economic governance. To strengthen international tax collection and management, to better safeguard the interests of the country’s tax and tax base security, promote economic development and improve the well-being of the people’s livelihood.
Zhang Gaoli stressed that this year is an important year for the implementation of the results of the twenty group of tax reform. Tax collection and management forum to play a leadership, promote the implementation of the tax reform project, strengthen global revenue management, and promote the construction of “innovation, vitality, linkage, inclusive” of the world economy. Zhang Gaoli proposed three suggestions: one is to deepen the global tax cooperation and strive to build a mutually beneficial and win-win international tax relations, strengthen coordination in international harmonization of tax policy and administration, to jointly promote the international tax collection and management capacity building. Second international fight against tax evasion, accelerate the construction of a more fair, just and open the new order of the international taxation, jointly safeguard national tax interests, protect the legitimate rights and interests of cross-border taxpayers and regulating cross-border taxpayer compliance behavior. Three is to adhere to inclusive development, increase tax technical assistance and support to developing countries to help developing countries improve tax collection and management capabilities.