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Vietnam Spotlight - Newsletter - Feb 2009

Topics covered:
- Value Added Tax reduced by 50% for certain goods and services from 01 February 2009
- Value Added Tax refund relaxed for export enterprises
- 2009 Corporate Income Tax payments postponed for 09 months
- Personal Income Tax payment postponed from 01 January 2009 to 31 May 2009

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Vietnam Spotlight - Newsletter - August 2009

Topics covered:
- Personal Income Tax Exemption Confirmed;
- Input Value Added Tax Credit Clarified;
- Value Added Tax for Agents;
- Value Added Tax for Painting Services Provided to International Transportation Carriers;
- Reduction and Deferment of Corporate Income Tax Payment;
- Corporate Income Tax Incentives for Mineral Mining Operations;
- Re-registration Extended;
- New Health Insurance Rule.

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Vietnam Spotlight - Newsletter - September/ October 2009

Topics covered:
- No Personal Income Tax for Real Estate Transfers before 26 September 2009;
- Personal Income Tax Reduction for Individuals Working inside Economic Zones in Vietnam;
- Personal Income Tax for Casino Players;
- Foreign Exchange Differences of Account Payables in Foreign Currencies;
- Declaration of Dutiable Prices and Declaration Guidance;
- Security and Safety Requirement for Conditional Businesses;
- Compulsory Health Insurance for Foreigners in Vietnam;
- Work Permits for Foreigners in Vietnam.

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Vietnam Spotlight - Newsletter - November 2009

Topics covered:
- Foreign Contractor Tax’s Hybrid Method Re-introduced
- Personal Income Tax on Bonus Stocks and Stock Options
- Personal Income Tax Exemption for Expatriates Working for ODA Projects in Vietnam
- Guidance on Withholding of VAT and Issuance of VAT invoices by Vietnamese Agents with respect to Fees Collected on behalf of Foreign Forwarding, Logistics and Express Transportation Companies
- New Regulation on Management, Use and Depreciation of Fixed Assets
- Treatments on Exchange Rate Differences
Registration of Import Duty Exemption for Fixed Assets
- Tax Audits and Inspections Re-enforced
- Minimum Wages for Vietnamese Workers at Foreign Invested Enterprises

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