Recently, State Administration of Taxation has issued a notice about carrying out public lawyers in national tax system and a regulation over management approach of public service lawyers. The senior partner of M&T law firm Shi Zhiqun was interviewed by Accounting Messenger on the issue.
Mr. Shi said the implementation of the tax public lawyers is of great significance. For one thing, it is conductive to enhance the tax authorities to deal with the professionalism of legal affairs. For another, it’s good to properly resolve the tax controversy and protect the legitimate rights of taxpayers.
Shi suggested made several suggestions for implementing the policy. First, the process of institutionalization of tax lawyers should be strengthened. Second, intensifying the practical training of tax public lawyers. Third, creating a good public service habits of tax lawyers in tax system.