Beijing has considered a property tax for more than 10 years, although progress on draft legislation has run into opposition from stakeholders. Workers at a construction site of residential buildings in Zhengzhou, Henan province. Photo: Reuters

China’s plan for a tax on property takes an unexpected twist thanks to the trade war

  • Chinese officials indicate the timing of draft legislation could be pushed back as US-China trade war takes focus
Topic |   US-China trade war

TOP PICKS

Beijing has considered a property tax for more than 10 years, although progress on draft legislation has run into opposition from stakeholders. Workers at a construction site of residential buildings in Zhengzhou, Henan province. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE