According to the General Department of Taxation, the operation and handling of technical infrastructure for the electronic invoice system (e-invoice system) is to ensure stable operation 24/7, meeting the requirements of receiving and processing e-invoice code issuance, without affecting the production and business activities of enterprises, business organizations and individuals. By March 15, 2023, the taxation authority has received and processed a total number of e-invoices reaching more than 3.3 billion (of which 860 million e-invoices having taxation authority's codes and 2.5 billion without code).
Deploying e-invoices generated from cash registers, more than 10,000 businesses, households and business individuals have registered to use e-invoices with taxation authority's code generated from cash registers successfully, exceeding the Implementation Plan Phase 1, with the number of coded e-invoices generated from cash register being 1,796,510 invoices.
Implementing the Lucky Invoice Program, up to now, 100% of taxation departments have completed the selection of lucky invoices in the second and third quarters of 2022; 62/63 of taxation departments have completed the selection of lucky invoices in the fourth quarter of 2022, with total of 4,339 prizes awarded to consumers.
Implementing electronic tax registration and payment services via eTax Mobile application, as of March 15, 2023, there were 287,212 downloads, installations, and uses; 224,042 transactions with a total amount of over 790 billion VND.
Regarding tax administration for e-commerce, as of March 15, 2023, 49 foreign providers have registered, declared and paid taxes through the Portal for Foreign Providers. Total revenue accumulated since the Portal operation (March 21, 2022) to date reached over VND 3,700 billion (revenue in 2023 of VND 1,852 billion).
For domestic e-commerce portal, the system operates stably and receives declaration data from e-commerce trading floors and sends it to taxation authorities. As of March 15, 2023, there were 285 organizations being e-commerce trading floors owners providing information through the Portal; 53,585 individuals and 16,003 organizations registering to sell goods on e-commerce trading floors, with 15,919,953 transactions and total transaction value of about 5,500 billion VND.
In order to further improve e-invoice management effectiveness and efficiency, on April 11, 2023, Acting Director of General Department of Taxation Mai Xuan Thanh signed and promulgated the Directive No. 01/CT-TCT on strengthening review and inspection to prevent frauds in invoices utilization.
In the coming time, the taxation sector will further promote tax administrative procedures reform, e-tax administration; amend, supplement and perfect tax administration institutions, especially in a number of production and business fields, activities newly arising in digital economy, cross-border electronic transactions; fight against price transferring, tax evasion and drastically collect tax arrears; at the same time, paying attention to training and fostering taxation specialized knowledge and skills.