Important Events of the National Taxation Bureau of Taipei, Ministry of Finance
❖ National Taxation Bureau of Taipei, Ministry of Finance was established.
❖ Six service offices, Chengzhong, Zhongshan, Songshan, Guting, Yanping, and Wanhua offices, were set up.
❖ Upgraded to a second class bureau.
❖ Investigation Office, Jiancheng Office, and Daan Office were set up.
❖ Upgraded to a first class bureau.
❖ Profit-seeking enterprises income tax assessment, case selection, and review operations were computerized.
❖ The Bureau’s Service Center was established to answer taxpayers’ questions on tax laws and regulations.
❖ The Bureau’s office relocated to No. 547, Section 4, Zhongxiao East Road.
❖ Toll-free service number 080-21-1010 was launched in July 1984.
❖ Nangang Office was divided into Nangang Office and Neihu Office; Yanping Office was divided into Yanping Office and Datong Office.
❖ Tax revenue exceeded NT$201.1 billion.
❖ Income tax return filing period was changed to from February 20 to March 31 of each year.
❖ The Bureau’s organizational structure was adjusted to be in line with Taipei’s administrative districts.
❖ The Bureau’s new office building was inaugurated, and the office was relocated from the old location on Zhongxiao East Road in September 1992.
❖ The Bureau's new internet tax information service website was officially launched.
❖ The Bureau fully implemented the individual income tax teller system.
❖ Implemented online filing of various income statements.
❖ Implemented the electronic individual income tax return filing system (including two-dimensional barcode and online tax return filing).
❖ Implemented the online profit-seeking enterprise income tax return filing system.
❖ Promoted the new system of the Tobacco and Alcohol Tax Act.
❖ The income tax return filing period was changed and inquiry service on income information was provided.
❖ The National Taxation Bureau began to directly collect business tax since 2003.
❖ Daan Office and Songshan Office were restructured to be Daan Branch and Songshan Branch.
❖ Promoted the non-arm’s length transfer pricing system for profit-seeking enterprise income tax.
❖ Promoted the Income Basic Tax Act (minimum taxation system).
❖ Set up a tax reform team to develop an anti income tax avoidance system.
❖ Zhongzheng Office and Xinyi Office were restructured to be Zhongzheng Branch and Xinyi Branch.
❖ Inquiry service on individual income tax deduction information was provided.
❖ Overseas income was included for the basic income taxation.
❖ Promoted the signing of advance pricing agreement cases and implemented the audit of transfer pricing cases.
❖ Promoted the service of the pre-calculation of individual income tax.
❖ Promoted the new specifically selected goods and services tax system.
❖ Promoted the abolition of tax exemptions for military and education personnel’s salary income.
❖ Renamed as the National Taxation Bureau of Taipei, Ministry of Finance to be in line with the organizational reform of the Executive Yuan.
❖ Promoted the "feedback tax" system of income tax.
❖ Promoted the house and land transactions income taxation system.
❖ Discontinued taxation on real estate for the specifically selected goods and services tax.
❖ Promoted the commodity tax reduction/refund for scrapping or exporting of used automobiles and motorcycles for new vehicles.
❖ Promoted the use of NHI card to inquire income and deduction information and to file individual income tax return online.
❖ Promoted cross-border e-commerce business tax system.
❖ Promoted mobile payment of individual income tax.
❖ North Central Office and South Central Office were relocated to a joint office at No. 219 Songjiang Road.
❖ Promoted the commodity tax reduction/refund for replacement of large vehicles with new ones.
❖ Promoted the protection of taxpayers' rights.
❖ Promoted the cross-border e-commerce income tax system.
❖ Promoted the income tax system optimization plan.
❖ Promoted the taxation measures for the repatriation of overseas funds.
❖ Promoted the commodity tax reduction/refund provided for purchase of energy-saving appliances.
❖ The Bureau began to provide services for inquiring financial inheritance in December 2019.
❖ In response to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, announced the extension of the income tax return filing deadline from May 1 to June 30, 2020.
❖ Implemented the nation-wide one-stop inquiry service of financial inheritance in July 2020.
❖ In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, announced the extension of the income tax return filing deadline from May 1 to June 30, 2021 (for medical personnel, it can be extended to July 31, 2021).
❖ Promoted the taxation refinement of the house and land transactions income tax (referred to as the House and Land Transactions Income Tax 2.0) in July 2021.
❖ Promoted the National Taxation Bureau’s one-stop reply of financial inheritance information in September 2021.