Institute for China Studies

Optimizing Profit Repatriation From China Via Dividend Payments

E-Learning | Certificate Course


In four weeks, you will learn the ins and outs of processing dividend payments from China. You will develop a deep understanding of the preconditions that organizations must meet to be able to effect dividend payments, learn how to calculate net dividends, as well as the applicable payment procedure that has to be complied with.

Depending on the bilateral Double Taxation Agreements between China and the contracting country or non-state tax jurisdictions where the foreign parent company is located, generating income in China has tax implications which might affect the overall tax burden of both the China-based subsidiary company and the foreign parent company. You will develop an in-depth insight Corporate Income Tax and Withholding Tax liabilities that might apply and which requirements your organization has to meet to become eligible to reduce these liabilities.

Your new gained knowledge and insights are directly applicable in your professional work environment. To support well informed business decisions the content of this course is supported by detailed calculation examples, illustrations of process flows and checklists.

How we deliver value

Experienced Professionals

Actionable Knowledge

Official Data Sources

Tailormade Literature

Our programs and courses are designed and taught in close partnership with experienced foreign and China-based industry professionals.

New gained knowledge and insights from our programs, courses and business oriented publications are directly applicable in business.

Data from official sources is utilized to provide a detailed and accurate view on the latest developments on China’s business environment.

To reflect the latest business developments in China, our programs and courses include tailormade literature and reading materials.


Upon successful completion of the course, you will earn a digital certificate of completion from the Institute of China Studies.

Note: After successful completion of the online program, your verified digital certificate will be emailed to you in the name you used when registering for the program. All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of the Institute of China Studies.

“Utilizing dividend payments for repatriating profits from China to abroad is one of the most common used profit repatriation strategies. In this course you will learn the ins and outs to optimize effecting dividend payments from China”
Dr. Van Ostende
Founder, Institute for China Studies

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