|9 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2017
|Notes to Financial Statements|
NOTE 12 - STATUTORY RESERVE
Avalon Shanghai operates in the PRC, are required to reserve 10% of its net profit after income tax, as determined in accordance with the PRC accounting rules and regulations. Appropriation to the statutory reserve by the Company is based on profit arrived at under PRC accounting standards for business enterprises for each year.
The profit arrived at must be set off against any accumulated losses sustained by the Company in prior years, before allocation is made to the statutory reserve. Appropriation to the statutory reserve must be made before distribution of dividends to shareholders. The appropriation is required until the statutory reserve reaches 50% of the registered capital. This statutory reserve is not distributable in the form of cash dividends. The Company did not make any appropriation to statutory reserve for Avalon Shanghai during the nine months ended September 30, 2017 since it incurred a loss in the period.