On June 18, 2021, the Ministry of Finance issued Circular No. 45/2021/TT-BTC guiding the application of the Advance Pricing Agreement (APA) in tax administration for enterprises with related-party transactions. This Circular takes effect from August 3, 2021 and replaces Circular No. 201/2013/TT-BTC guiding APA application issued previously.
With the aim of creating favorable condition for enterprises, organizations, etc. to improve technological infrastructure in accordance with the regulations on electronic invoices, the Government has promulgated Decree 123/2020/ND-CP to replace Decree 119/2018/ND-CP providing stipulations on electronic invoices in goods transaction and services provision. Simultaneously, in order to enhance efficiency in tax administration management, the Government promulgated Decree 125/2020/ND-CP providing regulations on sanction for administrative violations of taxes and invoices.