The Beijing tax workplace has formally announced that it begins on 2 March with the implementation of blockchain billing within the metropolis.
Beijing hopes that blockchain invoicing can deliver extra transparency to taxpayers
Beijing strives for the distinctive transparency, traceability and immutability of blockchain for its future governance with the usage of blockchain billing. The official announcement mentioned that:
"To scale back taxpayers' working prices, save social assets, improve client comfort for saving invoices, and construct a wholesome and honest tax setting (…) The Beijing tax workplace has determined to use blockchain digital common bill take a look at "
In line with the announcement, the blockchain bill in Beijing has particular traits. The bill code consists of 12 digits and the bill quantity comprises a complete of eight digits.
The tax workplace in Beijing encourages shoppers to take the initiative to confirm the authenticity of invoices by verifying the bill info on their official web site or on the approved Ruihong web site. It mentioned that:
“The knowledge contained within the digital joint invoices should be according to the outcomes obtained on the web site (…) Shoppers have the proper to refuse digital invoices with inconsistent outcomes and may contact the tax workplace hotline 12366 of the tax workplace name in Beijing to report. "
The Beijing tax workplace will step by step promote blockchain billing providers all through the town. It’ll now concern common invoices for parking and tickets for locations and parks. Different industries can be included within the pilot scope later.
This isn’t the primary metropolis to launch a blockchain billing initiative
As a Cointelegraph reported beforehand, greater than 10 million blockchain-based invoices have been issued within the Chinese language tech capital of Shenzhen on the finish of final 12 months.
Greater than 7,600 corporations in Shenzhen have used the blockchain system. A complete worth of greater than 7 billion yuan (practically $ 995 million) invoice has been processed within the system.