37647-012: Agricultural Taxation Reform Support

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The purpose of the TA was to help the Government replace the outdated, distorting, and disproportionate agricultural tax system with modern, fair, neutral, and unified urban and rural tax systems that will reduce the burden on poor farmers and encourage rural development. The TA was divided into:(i) Studies on agricultural tax systems in the PRC and other countries. Based on agricultural tax documents, identify key problems in the PRC's agricultural tax system including defects in ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 37647-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4399
Approval Date 29 Sep 2004
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Public Expenditure and Fiscal Management



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Yuebin Zhang
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Mgt, Financial Sector and Regional Coop Division, EARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Mr. Jia Peng, Agriculture Tax Division

PDS Creation Date
14 Dec 2007

Last PDS Update
19 Dec 2007