The international Trade Spin Restaurant in Shenzhen issued the first electronic invoice of blockchain in China, announcing that Shenzhen has become the first pilot city of electronic invoice of blockchain in China, which means that the tax payment service officially opens the era of blockchain, and it also means that the application of "blockchain + invoice" has taken a step forward.
With the blockchain electronic invoice, users can apply for invoice issuing and one-click reimbursement through WeChat after checkout. The invoice information will be synchronized to the enterprise and tax bureau in real time, and the reimbursement will be obtained online, and the reimbursement status can be checked in real time. Blockchain distributed storage technology will connect every invoice stakeholder including users, merchants, companies and tax authorities.
At present, Shenzhen International Trade Revolving Restaurant, Shenzhen Treasure body parking lot, Pingshan Auto Repair yard, Image Tencent Impression Coffee Shop and other businesses have become the first batch of merchants to access the system.
The technical innovation of "block chain + invoice"
The traditional invoice has many slot points: there are many parties involved in the process and the information of all parties is not Shared, the circulation cycle is long, there is the risk of tampering, it is impossible to prevent the fraud of the invoice, one invoice is overwritten, tax evasion...
Compared with the traditional electronic invoice, the block chain electronic invoice password area is displayed by hash value, which has incomparable advantages in legal compliance and data preservation, etc.
1. Complete tracing of the whole process and non-tampering of information. The traceability characteristics of block chain can trace the source, authenticity and entry of invoices and other information, and solve the problems in invoice circulation, such as multiple statements, false statements and false statements, and the difficulty in verifying the true and false.
2. It is expected to realize paperless intelligent tax management, thus reducing billing costs, simplifying processes, and ensuring data security and privacy.
"Invoice upon transaction, reimbursement upon invoice"
For every invoicing stakeholder, blockchain e-invoicing is undoubtedly an important change to improve the life and work experience.
At the consumer level: optimized the invoice reimbursement status, most companies need to print reimbursement and other issues; One-click reimbursement, the invoice information will be synchronized to the enterprise and tax bureau in real time, eliminating the need for intermediate audit, verification and other complex processes, and realizing the process-based, electronic and real-time reimbursement of electronic reimbursement.
At the enterprise level: After the traditional invoice is settled by consumers, professional staff are required to be solely responsible for issuing invoices, and the manual billing process is complicated. At the same time, the electronic invoice can be optimized to query the authenticity of the invoice in batches and the high invoicing cost.
Tax official: the invoices can be issued in time and in an effective manner to avoid the phenomenon of less opening, misopening and missing opening. At the same time, "blockchain + invoice" can monitor the invoicing process in real time, greatly improving the work efficiency of the tax bureau and realizing effective supervision. The disadvantages of reimbursement statelessness, centralized storage and partie-party separation have also been alleviated to some extent.
Look into the future of electronic invoices
Since 2015, the State Administration of Taxation and relevant authorities have issued a series of regulations and standards related to the management and application of electronic invoices. These laws and regulations have provided a good foundation for the realization of electronic vouchers.
In addition to blockchain technologies, cloud computing, artificial intelligence, blockchain, big data and other technologies are also being used to mine and empower tax scenarios, constantly promoting the reform of the "Internet + tax" field. Insiders believe that the establishment of invoice ecological chain is the inevitable direction of the development of blockchain electronic invoice.