It takes 720,000 cups of milk tea to pay back!Gu Ming was fined ten million for tax evasion

2022-07-30 0 By

On March 29, ancient tea with milk suddenly became the top trending item on Weibo.Zhejiang Guming Technology Co., LTD., an affiliate of Guming milk tea, was recently fined 11.61 million yuan by taizhou tax bureau, according to the Tianyan App.Zhejiang Guming Technology Co., LTD., the parent company of Guming milk tea, underpaid VAT, corporate income tax and urban maintenance and construction tax by 23,220,047 yuan and stamp duty by 6,360.3 yuan.Gu Ming responded to the media that the incident should have happened in 2020, was punished in 2021, somehow suddenly “exposed”, the company has always attached great importance to corporate compliance issues, will actively and properly deal with the incident.Some netizens revealed that ancient tea price expensive activities are also less, can not understand why still tax evasion.Consumers’ jokes about ancient tea mainly focus on “rising price makes it difficult to drink”, “evading taxes does not improve the quality of drinks” and so on.As the fermentation of public opinion, GuMing tea only from the official weibo in the investigations video below message said, “we are the first time the store was closing, investigate in an all-round way, and actively cooperate with related departments, overhaul in stores across the country’s food safety work, and then strengthen the frequency and the technology to improve the electronic patrol inspections of notice to the store.”Founded in April 2010, Guming Tea has opened more than 6,000 franchising stores nationwide, covering 140 cities in 18 provinces such as Zhejiang, Fujian, Jiangxi, Hunan, Guangdong, Hubei and Sichuan.According to guming’s official website, Guming tea has opened more than 6,000 franchised stores across China, covering more than 140 cities in 18 provinces.Paying taxes is the duty of citizens and businesses.In accordance with the Law of the People’s Republic of China on the Administration of Tax Collection, if a withholding agent fails to pay or underpays the tax withheld or collected, the tax authorities shall pursue the unpaid or underpaid tax and impose a fine of more than 50 percent and less than five times the amount of tax withheld or underpaid.If the case constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.Gu Ming disclosed in The 2019 and 2020 annual reports of Tianyan, the company insured 83 people and 215 people respectively.Curiously, 83 employees paid maternity insurance in 2019, but that number plummeted to zero in 2020.On The afternoon of March 28, gu Ming, a tea chain brand in China, was fined 11.61 million yuan for tax evasion.On March 28, times finance called Gu Ming to join the hotline, its staff revealed that the company is trying to solve this matter, will not have any impact on the store to join matters.According to The official website of Guming, the brand of Guming milk tea first appeared in April 2010, and the company headquarters is located in Daxi, Wenling, Zhejiang. In 2019, the annual sales volume of cups exceeded 300 million cups, and in 2021, the number of stores nationwide exceeded 6,000, focusing on Zhejiang, Fujian, Anhui, Guangdong and other places, and accumulated a lot of “mass base”.The main tea drinks are Yang Zhi manna, cheese berry, super A cheese grape, etc.The above staff revealed to Times Finance that the national average gross profit of Guming milk tea was 55%, and the franchise cost started at 270,000 yuan, including training cost, opening service charge, deposit, decoration cost, equipment cost and the cost of the first batch of raw materials and the marketing cost of the new store opening.One netizen commented: “Is it worth having a cup of milk tea every day for such a thing as ancient minggan?”.Some netizens said that Internet celebrities should be banned for tax evasion, and should ancient Ming be banned?