opening a bank account https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/15264/opening_a_bank_account opening a bank account - GoKunming Forum Sun, 20 Jan 2019 21:47:22 +0800 opening a bank account - Post by debaser https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/15264/opening_a_bank_account#post-103472 I went to the Construction bank today to open an account. Apparently we now need to provide a 'tax number' (along with some other stuff). Any idea what that is or where I find it?… Tue, 08 Jan 2019 20:34:58 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/15264/opening_a_bank_account#post-103472 opening a bank account - Post by tigertiger https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/15264/opening_a_bank_account#post-103473 Tax number is from Chinese tax authorities. If you have been legally employed, the accountant at the company has paid tax for you and will have the number.
There is another thread about the new…
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 21:48:56 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/15264/opening_a_bank_account#post-103473
opening a bank account - Post by AlPage48 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/15264/opening_a_bank_account#post-103476 And if you're not working you still need to register. My wife and I had to fill in a form but it basically said we don't work in China and pay our taxes in Canada.… Wed, 09 Jan 2019 04:46:25 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/15264/opening_a_bank_account#post-103476 opening a bank account - Post by JanJal https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/15264/opening_a_bank_account#post-103478 Brief replay of the relevant parts in "Proposed IIT reform" thread:

As @tigertiger wrote, you indeed get Chinese Tax Identification Number, if/when you have taxable income in China, and your taxes get paid. Often this…
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 10:31:07 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/15264/opening_a_bank_account#post-103478