We provided a two-part question-and-answer series on various aspects of Budget 2013.
- Fit for purpose
While Budget 2013 has introduced measures which are innovative, some bolder moves are expected in the coming months as we deal with a rapidly changing landscape, says PwC Malaysia tax leader and senior executive director Jagdev Singh.
- Reforms for the long term
Focus on this year's budget should be on: creating sustainable growth (including tackling deficit), making sure the incentives given out have a multiplier effect and addressing the talent gap, says PwC Malaysia tax leader and senior executive director Jagdev Singh.
- Budget 2012 a delicate balancing act
Jagdev Singh, senior executive director and tax leader at PwC Taxation Services Malaysia, expects the upcoming budget to focus on three broad areas - ensuring sustainable growth, developing human capital and reducing the deficit.