About 1.1 trillion yuan in new tax cuts and fee reductions last year

Tax reduction and fee reduction to promote development, tax and fee reduction, strong confidence (Sharp Finance)

  A few days ago, the Information Office of the State Council held a press conference to introduce relevant information on tax cuts and fee reductions to boost confidence in development.

Wang Daoshu, deputy director of the State Administration of Taxation, introduced at the meeting that in 2021, there will be about 1.1 trillion yuan in new tax cuts and fee reductions. 27.1 billion yuan in tax reductions, refunds, and deferrals, which not only help stabilize economic growth, but also focus on enhancing the stamina of enterprise development.

  Tax reduction and fee reduction achieved positive results

  Cai Zili, Director of the Revenue Planning and Accounting Department of the State Administration of Taxation, introduced that in 2021, the taxation department will focus on supporting small and medium-sized enterprises, technological innovation, and the development of the real economy, and continue to implement various tax and fee reduction policies. The positive results can be summarized as follows: "Four Promotions":

  Increase the preferential tax and fee for small and micro enterprises, and promote the vitality of market players.

The preferential tax policy to support the development of small and micro enterprises has added 295.1 billion yuan in tax reduction. Among them, the policy of raising the value-added tax threshold for small-scale taxpayers from 100,000 yuan in monthly sales to 150,000 yuan has resulted in an additional tax reduction of 66.7 billion yuan. 4.05 million taxpayers; the implementation of the policy of reducing the value-added tax collection rate of small-scale taxpayers from 3% to 1%, an additional tax reduction of 185.3 billion yuan, benefiting 8.95 million taxpayers.

  Allowing enterprises to enjoy the super deduction policy for R&D expenses in advance has promoted innovation and development.

There are 320,000 enterprises across the country who enjoy the preferential policy of additional deduction for research and development expenses in advance, with a tax reduction of 333.3 billion yuan; the research and development investment of key tax source manufacturing enterprises in the country increased by 22.6% year-on-year, and the investment in enterprise innovation continued to increase.

  Implementing the policy of incremental value-added tax refund and one-time pre-tax deduction for the purchase of equipment and appliances by enterprises has promoted the development of the manufacturing industry.

The tax department has handled a total of 132.2 billion yuan in tax refunds for 31,000 manufacturing enterprises; implemented a one-time corporate income tax deduction policy for equipment and appliances purchased by enterprises that did not exceed 5 million yuan, resulting in an additional tax reduction of 78.1 billion yuan.

The sales revenue of manufacturing enterprises across the country increased by 21.8% year-on-year, with an average increase of 12.5% ​​in the two years.

  The implementation of the social security premium reduction policy has promoted employment stability.

The taxation department, together with the human resources and social security department, actively implemented the policy of reducing unemployment insurance and work-related injury insurance premiums in stages, and the annual fee reduction was 150.4 billion yuan, effectively reducing the social security payment burden of enterprises.

  The implementation of tax payment for convenience

  Huang Yun, director of the General Office of the State Administration of Taxation, introduced that in 2021, the taxation department will carry out the "Spring Breeze Action for Facilitating Taxation for the People" for the eighth consecutive year, and launch 100 measures to facilitate the payment of taxes in ten categories.

By the end of 2021, all 100 measures have been implemented.

  Speed ​​up tax payment.

The scope of "contactless" tax payment and payment continues to expand, so that 90% of tax-related matters and 99% of tax declarations can be handled online. Corporate social security payment is "online" and personal social security payment is "handheld."

Actively launched the combined declaration of the “Ten Taxes” for property and behavior tax, and the reform of integrated declaration of value-added tax, consumption tax and additional taxes and fees, reducing the total amount of relevant tax and fee forms by 2/3.

  Implement policies with emphasis on precision.

Relying on the big data cloud platform, a national unified policy publicity and guidance system of accurate push labels was created, and taxpayers who met the preferential conditions were proactively identified. The policy was precisely pushed to 539 million households, and the direct and quick enjoyment of tax and fee discounts was promoted.

  In addition, the taxation department has also actively shared data with the State Administration of Foreign Exchange to shorten the total time required for taxpayers to handle the tax filing of foreign exchange payments and related businesses to about 8 minutes; cooperate with market supervision, housing construction and other departments to provide business start-up, real estate transactions and other package-style integrated services, and established the "one-time-one-time" model of "one-window acceptance, one-time collection, one-stop processing, and one-day settlement". At present, a total of 13.35 million taxpayers and payers have enjoyed the "package-style" model. Serve.

  Huang Yun said that in 2022, the first batch of "I Do Practical Things for Taxpayers and Payers and the Spring Breeze Action for Facilitating Taxes for the People" will launch five categories of 20 items and 80 measures to facilitate the payment of taxes for the people, providing taxpayers with faster demand response and online Tax service with better experience, better classification services, better law enforcement and supervision, and smoother social coordination.

 Tax and fee policies will continue to benefit enterprises and the people

  Cai Zili said that in 2022, the state will deploy and implement a combined large-scale tax and fee reduction policy, focusing on supporting the development of small, medium and micro enterprises, individual industrial and commercial households, and manufacturing.

The tax department will further improve the policy labeling system in accordance with the newly introduced preferential tax and fee policies, accurately select taxpayers who meet the conditions for enjoying the preferential policies, and push them in a timely and accurate manner to ensure that all preferential tax and fee policies take root.

  According to reports, since September 2021, the State Administration of Taxation has carried out pilot projects in many places, and pushed the tax reduction and fee reduction bonus bills to taxpayers and payers through channels such as the electronic tax bureau and the collection interactive platform, and the response from all parties has been good.

"We will continue to expand the pilot scope of pushing tax and fee reduction bonus bills to further enhance the taxpayer's sense of tax reduction and fee reduction." Cai Zili said.

  In terms of supporting the development of foreign trade enterprises, Huang Yun introduced that in 2022, the tax department will implement various policies and measures to support foreign trade stability, such as tax reduction and fee reduction, and will work with relevant departments to study and introduce support measures such as further improving the convenience of tax rebates, and continue to speed up exports. The progress of tax rebates will continue to support the development of new foreign trade formats and models such as cross-border e-commerce, and contribute tax power to the promotion of a higher level of opening up.

  In addition, the tax authorities will also take various measures to ensure that the tax authorities in various regions organize tax and fee income in accordance with laws and regulations, and resolutely do not collect "excessive taxes and fees".

"The tax department has established a quality monitoring mechanism for tax and fee income. We will make full use of tax big data to conduct regular inspections of abnormal income risks, and require tax authorities in all relevant regions to carefully verify, rectify and give feedback, and timely detect and deal with emerging problems." Wang Daoshu said.

  Reporter: Wang Wenzheng