About Chinese Bonus Tax

A Christmas bonus is paid by the employer to the employee, generally along with November's wage. Entitlement is constituted in tariff-agreements/collective agreements, It can also be a voluntary payment from the employer' side.

Xmas Bonus Payment

The Christmas Bonus is a tax-free payment paid to you if you are in receipt of one or more qualifying benefits. Asking for a Christmas bonus requires to be considered well in advance. There are many factors involved, and you need to be able to make your request with a full understanding of how and why bonuses are paid.

According to equal treatment law, that covers the whole company, differences among Christmas bonuses are only allowed for accurate reasons like membership, but not levels of education or performance-evaluation. Factual reasons can allow for cuts on Christmas bonuses.