Singapore, 30 January 2015 – Nexia TS is pleased to announce that it has been awarded ‘Best in Cross-Border Restructuring – Singapore’ in The Acquisition International Magazine 2015 Tax Awards on 27 January 2015, sponsored by the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation (IBFD). Based in the UK, the prestigious global awards recognise leaders in their respective fields, and, crucially, are nominated and voted in by their clients, their professional relationships and their peers. The winners’ proficiency and their hard work have distinguished them from their competitors and proven them worthy of recognition.
Nexia TS International Tax Consulting Team, through years of experience at international accounting firms, combines a high level of technical skills across a wide range of disciplines with local as well as international tax expertise and a strong commercial sense to provide clients with cost-effective cross-border tax planning strategies.
Nathan Angell, Awards Coordinator, The Acquisition International Magazine 2015 Tax Awards, said: “The 2015 Tax Awards recognise the very best in the world of tax. We’re proud to recognise firms, from across the industry, who are leading the way in this often challenging field – and, in the process, helping to keep the wheels of global business turning.”
“Nexia TS is honoured to receive an award of this standing as this prestigious commendation recognises our expertise in an international setting where our professionalism and service quality is above the mark. It is a proud moment, and none of this would have been possible without an excellent team who made it happen.”
Managing Director, Nexia TS
“A very special thank you to our nominators who we have had the pleasure of working with for a number of years now in various capacities for recognising Nexia TS through this tax award. Our passion of going through the extra mile has played a big role in setting Nexia TS apart from the others in cross-border restructuring work. As Nexia APAC Tax Practice Leader, I am humbled that our clients placed great trust in us and provided us with the opportunities to share our insights, advice and guidance with them. Nexia TS will continue to shine as a rising star in the international tax arena.”
Lam Fong Kiew
Tax Director & Head of Tax, Nexia TS | Nexia APAC Tax Practice Leader
About The Acquisition International 2015 Tax Awards:
The Acquisition International 2015 Tax Awards are designed to commend those in the tax sector dedicated to providing exceptional service throughout the industry. These prestigious global awards recognise tax firms, teams and the rising stars of tomorrow in their continued success in uncertain and challenging economic conditions, demonstrating their strength and skills across key practice areas and sectors.
For more information, please visit http://www.acquisition-intl.com/index.php/awards-8/52-main-page-section/1046-tax-awards.
About IBFD, Sponsor for The Acquisition International 2015 Tax Awards:
In 1938, the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation (IBFD) was established. IBFD is an independent (non-profit) International Tax Knowledge Centre with the ultimate goal to promote and disseminate the understanding of cross-border taxation at the highest level. Its core business is research, publishing (online and print) and education in international taxation. IBFD has a strong international client base of specifically Fortune 500 companies, governments, universities, international consultancy firms and tax advisers. IBFD supports worldwide government consultancy projects and its International Tax Training provides a diverse range of courses on international taxation, all IBFD products are accessible by the IBFD Tax Research Platform the powerful front-end global tax information portal. Headquartered in Amsterdam, IBFD also has a local presence in important markets such as North America, Asia and China.
Our awards highlight leaders in their respective fields and, crucially, are nominated by our internal experts as well as their clients and their peers. Nominations are welcomed for firms on a global basis from the very small niche practices to large corporations. We ensure that those who do go on to win one of these highly sought after awards have been selected on merit and are based upon the votes received, the further evidence supplied and our own in-house research.
For more information, please visit www.ibfd.org.
About Nexia TS:
Nexia TS was founded in 1993 by two experienced chartered accountants – Henry Tan and Sitoh Yih Pin. After working as managers for one of the international accounting firms, they saw a vision and an opportunity to establish their own organisation – not any accounting firm – but one which is unique in their personalised and well-qualified expertise.
To date, Nexia TS is recognised as an established mid-tier local accounting firm. We have grown significantly in size over the years. Being an independent member firm of Nexia International, we are affiliated to accounting firms in many parts of the world. This means that our clients will get to enjoy personalised, comprehensive and quality services at competitive rates in Singapore and globally. Our reputation for quality has been recognised by clients and accounting professionals. As testimony to this, we are among the first few local accounting firms to be accredited by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia to provide supervision of professionals undergoing traineeship to qualify as Chartered Accountants.
Headquartered in Singapore, Nexia TS has established a strong presence in various countries across the region. Nexia China is a one-stop centre providing advisory services for foreign-invested enterprises in China. NTS Malaysia and NTS Myanmar provide a full suite of corporate advisory services for our clientele with operations and new foreign investments in the respective countries. Nexia International is an international network of accounting and consulting firms with origins going back to 1971 making Nexia one of the longest established firms. Currently, with more than 23,000 professional staff serving our clients at over 600 offices in 100 countries, we are ranked as the top 10 largest international accounting and consulting firms worldwide.
For more details, please visit www.nexiats.com.sg.
About Nexia Asia Pacific Tax Practice:
The Practice comprises senior tax co-leaders from various Asia Pacific tax jurisdictions, including Australia, Bangladesh, China, French Polynesia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mauritius, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan and Vietnam.
In addition to providing integrated, consistent and high-quality international tax services to Asia Pacific-based companies investing abroad as well as multinational companies investing in Asia Pacific, our experienced team also provides central coordination and support for multinational clients in the region.
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