Work Permits for contractors in China can be difficult without the right advice. As permits are tied to one employer it can impact quite strongly on your tax situation to have a work permit direct with the end client - you are then effectively a permanent employee. Very few agencies, if any, are able to sponsor contractors directly and even then - what happens if you decide to change jobs?
Given these circumstances there are enormous benefits in having your sponsorship with a financial management company.
- They will help you reduce your tax bill and will advise you on the most efficient way to meet all tax liabilities in your host AND home country.
- They will allow you complete freedom to choose your projects and conditions of assignment.
- They ensure you are fully compliant with local immigration, employment and taxation laws.
- They provide security and comfort of using long established international market leader.
- Low administration system : just file your timesheets and send in expense claims. Everything else is done for you & status reports are available online at any time. You can also contact live customer service reps during business hours and through the evening.
- Z Work visa allows for entry of spouse and dependants.
- And most importantly: No concerns with immigration when you enter or leave the country, no "business visa runs", no danger of falling foul of the authorities.