Legal Updates

2017-01-21

Defining the penalty amount for late Tax Payment in Y2016

The provisions of the law on Sanctioning of acts of late tax payment in each stage as follows: 1. Before 01 July, 2013: A taxpayer who pays tax later...

New regulations concerning tax registration under the Circular 95/2016/TT-BTC

On June, 28th 2016, the Ministry of Finance proclaimed the Circular No.95/2016/TT-BTC guiding on tax registration replaced for the Circular No.80/2012/TT-BTC. This Circular take effect from August, 12th 2016...
2017-01-21

New regulations on recovery and renewal of Health Insurance Card Of Ho Chi Minh Social Insurance Department

Recently, for the purpose of simplifying the recovery and renewal health insurance card (HI card) procedures, the Ho Chi Minh social insurance department (SI department) issued the Official Letter...
2017-01-21

Regulations concerning insurance fund contribution for occupational accidents and occupational diseases from 01 July 2016

From 01 July 2016, the law on occupational safety and hygiene and the relevant guiding documents have taken effect officially, especially the Decree 37/2016/ND-CP dated 15 May 2016, detailing...
2017-01-21

Proposal to increase the region-based minimum wages in 2017

On August 02nd 2016, The National Wage Council (NWC) adopted the proposal of raising region-based minimum wages in 2017, which will be submitted to the Prime Minister for consideration...
2017-01-21

The important regulations in social insurance field take effect from 01 July 2016

There are many legal documents that will take effect from 01 July 2016. In which, in the social insurance field has some important regulations as: 1. The new regulations...
2017-01-21

The regulations on managing the payments for Social Insurance and Unemployment Insurance benefits

Vietnam Social Insurance department issued the Decision No. 828/QD-BHXH dated 27 May 2016 on managing the payments for social insurance and unemployment insurance benefits. Accordingly, this Decision stipulates for...
2017-01-21

The decision No.636/QD-BHXH on documents and procedures for getting social insurance regimes from 01 June 2016

After almost half a year since the Law on social insurance 2014 has effect, on 22 April 2016, the Viet Nam Social Insurance Department issued the Decision No. 636/QD-BHXH...
2017-01-21

Compelling to implement of electronic transactions in Social Insurance field in Ho Chi Minh City from 01 July 2016

For the purpose of creating favorable conditions for citizens and enterprise to conduct administrative procedures on social insurance (SI); health insurance (HI); unemployment insurance (UI), the People’s Committees of...
2017-01-21

Regulations on Compulsory Occupational Accident Insurance and Occupational Diseases from 01 July 2016

On 15 May 2016, the Government issued the Decree No 37/2016/ND-CP defining and providing guidance on the implementation of the law on occupational safety and hygiene regarding compulsory occupational...
2017-01-21