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Tax Update Seminar 2018

Date:    17 August 2018, Friday
Time:    2:00pm to 5:30pm
Venue:
 Room 903 @ NTUC Centre
One Marina Boulevard, #09-01, Singapore 018989



In a rapidly changing business landscape, it is important to stay ahead of the tax policies from both domestic and international developments as businesses navigate through a global maze of regulations and documentation. Join us as we discuss a spectrum of tax matters ranging from compliance to tax rules by global tax authorities and keeping pace with the increasing prevalence of GST requirements. At the seminar, our team of Tax specialists will also share more on the recent updates on transfer pricing and country in specific reporting as international transactions are becoming more myriad and complex in different jurisdictions. Take this opportunity to understand how these key issues may impact your business and minimise the risks to gain your competitive edge.

Fee
Free Admission for Clients/ Business Associates; $80 per pax for Public

CPE Hours
3

Contact Information
Nicholas Liao
nicholasliao@nexiats.com.sg
6534 5700 (ext. 795)

Time
Topic
1:30pm
Registration
2:00pm
Tax and TP Updates
Edwin Leow, Tax Director, Nexia TS
2:40pm
Updates on BEPS/CbCR/CRS
Shaun Zheng, Tax Manager, Nexia TS
3:20pm
Coffee Break
3:50pm
GST Updates
Jennifer Lee, Tax Manager, Nexia TS
4:30pm
Recent Tax Cases Updates
Koy Su Hiang, Tax Associate Director, Nexia TS
5:10pm
Q&A Session
5:30pm
End of Event

Speaker Profiles


Edwin Leow
Tax Director
Nexia TS

Edwin is an Accredited Tax Advisor (Income Tax) with the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals.

Passionate about tax, Edwin has since his graduation, accumulated two decades of professional experience in both local and international tax. During his past employment with two Big 4 international accounting firms, Edwin served multinationals, local publicly listed and private companies spanning various industries, covering areas such as corporate tax, individual tax and Goods and Services Tax.

Edwin also enriched his experience during his stint in a regional headquarter of a French MNC, giving him a deep appreciation of tax issues from the clients’ perspective.


Koy Su Hiang
Assistant Tax Director
Nexia TS

Su Hiang has more than 20 years of professional and commercial tax experience in Singapore and regional taxes, in the areas of Singapore corporate income tax, personal income tax and Goods and Services Tax compliance and advisory work.

His professional experience in serving clients spans across industries such as construction, fund management, manufacturing, media, property development and shipping.

He also has commercial experience in a Singapore listed company managing tax accounting, compliance and advisory functions.


Jennifer Lee
Tax Manager
Nexia TS

Jennifer has more than 15 years of professional experience in providing GST tax advisory and compliance services. Prior to joining commercial firms, she had worked 13 years in Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore.

During her tenure, she was involved in various GST projects i.e. Import GST Deferment Scheme (IGDS) which include the implementation of such scheme and incorporate Assisted Self-help Kit (ASK) to effective help taxpayers to manage their GST compliance. Apart from projects, she has to identify the inherent and control risks faced by taxpayer in various industries and adopt the appropriate audit approach.

She has spent four years in international accounting firm where she has served clients across industries such as fund management, shipping, retail, logistics and pharmaceutical. Her involvement of projects which include performing GST health checks for clients to identify any errors in principle in the application and reporting of GST and advising clients on GST issues arising from their business transactions.


Shaun Zheng
Tax Manager
Nexia TS

Shaun has varied expertise in the areas of Singapore and international taxation, with a specific focus in private clients and fiduciary structuring matters.

He has also accumulated noteworthy industry experience with a Taiwanese start-up which allowed him to gain greater appreciation of back-office operations / setup and issues pertinent to SMEs.

Shaun’s current portfolio comprises of public-listed companies, multinationals and companies from the fund and private wealth industry.