[9:38:48 March 28th, 2011] Shandong Newsnet: The Provincial Government press briefing is confirmed to be held at 10, March the 30th, 2011, Wednesday. Conditions of the 2010 Shandong Top 100 Taxpayers and the 20th tax publicity month of the Shandong tax system will be issued. Our newsnet will offer you real live broadcast of the briefing then, please pay attention.
[9:52:36 March 30th, 2011] Shandong Newsnet: The briefing is officiated by Kong Fanke, Director of Shandong Communist Party Propaganda Office and Vice director of People’s Government Information Office.
[10:01:07 March 30th, 2011] Kong Fanke: Friends from the press, ladies and gentlemen, good morning.
[10:01:07 March 30th, 2011] Kong Fanke: In 2010, under the right leadership of the provincial party committee and provincial government, our province have been thoroughly applying the scientific outlook on development, insisting on acting positively and scientifically and working together, and in this way we got a new breakthrough in the transformation and restructuring of the economy and the provincial economy realized a sound and quick development. The provincial press briefing is held here today. Mr. Guo Jiyi, deputy Director of the provincial Internal Revenue Service, Mr. Lv Fengqiang, deputy Secretary of Party Committee and Deputy Director of the provincial Local Taxation Bureau are invited to give us a circular of the ranking list of the Top 100 Taxpayers and related information of the 20th tax publicity month of the Shandong tax system.
[10:01:27 March 30th, 2011] Kong Fanke: Reporters from the central press in Shandong, Hong Kong press branches in Shandong, as well as press directly under the province and main press of Jinan also attend the briefing. Representatives of the listed enterprises and related people in charge from the provincial from the Internal Revenue Service and Local Taxation Bureau enterprises also attend the briefing.
[10:01:30 March 30th, 2011] Kong Fanke: Now I call on our staff to read the list of the 2010 Top 100 Taxpayers.
[10:06:39 March 30th, 2011] Kong Fanke: Now I call on Mr. Guo Jiyi to give us a brief introduction of the list.
[10:09:13 March 30th, 2011] Guo Jiyi: Friends from the press, comrades, good morning.
[10:09:16 March 30th, 2011] Guo Jiyi: This is the fourth list of top 100 taxpayers jointly published by the Shandong Internal Revenue Service and Shandong Local Taxation Bureau on the occasion of the launching of the 20th ax publicity month and the main purpose of it is to publicize and reveal the social image and their contribution to tax and in this way to increase the legal taxpaying conscious of the whole society.
[10:09:30 March 30th, 2011] Guo Jiyi: The list of 2010 is continually formed in a serious procedure including the data extraction of national tax and local tax separately, different levels of audition and date summary and ranking.
[10:10:12 March 30th, 2011] Guo Jiyi: We can see it from the list that the list of 2010 keeps approximately the same with that of 2009. 88 companies listed in 2009 is still in the list of 2010 and companies including the Shengli Oilfield Company of the Sinopec stay on the first 6 for another term. And at the same time, the sort of the companies and the distribution of the companies change a lot compared to the list of last year. There are 10 companies keep the same sort as last year, 42 companies have a much higher rank, 36 companies a much lower rank and another 12 companies changed. Now I would like to give you a brief analyze of the list.
[10:10:47 March 30th, 2011] Guo Jiyi: First, the contribution condition of the top 100 companies. In the year of 2010, the main economic index of the companies keeps a sound and fast increase. The finalist’s threshold of the list in 2010 is 334 million yuan, 81 million higher than the last year. The total tax of the companies reaches 160.748 billion yuan, taking up 30.75% of the total revenue of the province. 20 companies have paid more than 2 billion yuan, 4 more than that of last year. 18 companies have paid 1 to 2 billion yuan, 2 more than that of last year. 62 companies have paid 0.3 to 1 billion yuan, 6 less than that of the last year.
[10:11:55 March 30th, 2011] Guo Jiyi: Second, the sector distribution of the companies entering the list. We can see it from the list that companies from the second industry are the most in the list. 80 companies in the list are from the second industry and another 20 are from the third industry. And we can also see it from the list that the listed companies cover 8 sectors including mineral exploitation, manufacturing, power supplying, bank security, information transportation, merchant wholesale, transportation and business services.
[10:18:50 March 30th, 2011] Guo Jiyi: Third, the geographical distribution of the listed companies. We can see it from the list that peninsula blue economic zone and the capital urban agglomeration enjoy great superiority, the yellow river delta and southern Shandong economic belts are both promising markets and in this way the geographical distribution of the listed companies is relatively unbalanced.
[10:20:08 March 30th, 2011] Guo Jiyi: Fourth, the ownership structure of the listed companies. We can see it from the list that the mixed ownership enterprises constitute an overwhelming proportion.
[10:22:03 March 30th, 2011] Guo Jiyi: The year of 2011 is the first year of the launching of the 12th five-year-plan. Different levels of tax departments of our province will continually take serving the development of society and economy as our own duty, strengthen our support for the taxpayers, thoroughly play the function of taxation to make our contribution to the development of the social and economic development of our province.
[10:23:25 March 30th, 2011] Guo Jiyi: Thank you.
[10:23:31 March 30th, 2011] Kong Fanke: Now I call on Mr. Lv Fengqiang to give us a brief introduction of the title and main activities of the 20th tax publicity month, as well as the arrangement of our provincial tax department.
[10:24:35 March 30th, 2011] Lv Fengqiang: Friends from the press, comrades, good morning.
[10:24:53 March 30th, 2011] Lv Fengqiang: We just now published the list of 2010 Shandong Top 100 Taxpayers and Mr. Guo Jiyi also explained it to us. On behalf of the general staff of the provincial tax system, I would like to give my warm congratulations to the listed companies here and I would also like to give my sincere gratitude and highest respect to the listed companies and other taxpayers.
[10:25:26 March 30th, 2011] Lv Fengqiang: The publicity of taxpaying is our important task and means a lot to the construction of the harmonious society. The State Administration of Taxation have identified the fourth months of the year as the tax publicity month since 1992 to publicize the tax knowledge. And the briefing of today is the symbol of the official launching of the 20th tax publicity month. The theme of the publicity month of this year is “taxpaying, development, livelihood” and a serious of activities will be organized.
[10:31:18 March 30th, 2011] Lv Fengqiang: This year our Internal Revenue department will emphasize to develop the following three publicity campaigns: first we will organize series of activities about the tax service work, second we will organize series of activities about the interaction between the tax collection and taxpaying and third we will organize series of activities about the service of the tax to the economic and social development. And our local revenue department will emphasize to develop three publicity campaigns as follows: first we will organize a series of activities to publicize the knowledge of tax and answer the questions of the public about tax to make the taxpaying understood by the society and the public, second we will organize a thematic activity carrying out and implementing the Shandong Local Tax Security Regulation, third we will organize a series of cultural activities of “the new change of the tax from my perspiration”.
[10:36:17 March 30th, 2011] Lv Fengqiang: Serving for the development of scientific development is the significant responsibility of the taxation. Improving the people’s live hood and promoting the development of the harmonious society. Our provincial tax system will make our great efforts jointly with all works of society to make contribution to the development of a economic and cultural strong province and realize the new leap forward.
[10:36:21 March 30th, 2011] Lv Fengqiang: Thank you.
[10:37:09 March 30th, 2011] Kong Fanke: Taxpaying can be a significant symbol of the contribution of the company to the nation and society. We hope that the listed companies can treasure your honor and insist on making contribution to the society. And at the same time we hope the press can give a full report of this press conference and make good atmosphere in the society to make the public understand and support the taxation work.
[10:37:09 March 30th, 2011] Kong Fanke: That’s the end of the briefing. Thank you.