The new regime will see firms that cause pollution taxed under a uniform set of national rules rather than the fees being collected at the local level. Photo: EPA The new regime will see firms that cause pollution taxed under a uniform set of national rules rather than the fees being collected at the local level. Photo: EPA
The new regime will see firms that cause pollution taxed under a uniform set of national rules rather than the fees being collected at the local level. Photo: EPA
Regulation

New environment tax will hit businesses in China hard, say experts

From January 1 next year, large chemical and energy firms could end up paying four times more than previously for causing pollution

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The new regime will see firms that cause pollution taxed under a uniform set of national rules rather than the fees being collected at the local level. Photo: EPA The new regime will see firms that cause pollution taxed under a uniform set of national rules rather than the fees being collected at the local level. Photo: EPA
The new regime will see firms that cause pollution taxed under a uniform set of national rules rather than the fees being collected at the local level. Photo: EPA
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