Tax Newsbites - Archive

A monthly publication which shares bite-sized information and updates from Singapore and around the region

Previous issues

July 2014

Some of the updates included in this issue are:

  • Singapore tax case of BLP v Comptroller of Income Tax [2014] SGHC 127
  • Public consultation on draft Amendment Bills 2014, including non-Budget related changes
  • Updates on the IRAS website and the foreign-sourced income exemption tax circular
  • Double tax agreements
  • Overseas updates

 

 

 

 

June 2014

Some of the updates included in this issue are:

  • Guidance on the tax treatment of hybrid instruments
  • Updates to the PIC IT and automation equipment list
  • Updates to withholding tax treatment of services and interest
  • Guidance on the attribution of input tax and updates on the GST rules for the fund management industry
  • Legislation and overseas updates

 

 

 

 

 

May 2014

Some of the updates included in this issue include:

  • Updates on Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC) scheme, withholding tax exemption and IRAS Compliance Review
  • Updates on double taxation agreements and other international agreements
  • Other overseas updates

  

 

 

 

 

 

April 2014

Some of the updates included in this issue include:

  • Updates on Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC) scheme covering the new PIC+ scheme
  • Updates on the fund management industry
  • Legislation updates
  • Highlights of Singapore tax cases
  • Updates on double taxation agreements
  • Other overseas updates

 

 

 

 

 

March 2014

Some of the updates included in this issue include:

  • PwC 2014 Budget Commentary
  • New objection and appeal procedures
  • Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC) scheme
  • Research and development
  • Withholding tax on management fees
  • Tax treatment of virtual currencies
  • Legislation updates
  • Singapore tax cases
  • Double Taxation Agreement, Free Trade Agreements and Partnership and Cooperation Agreement
  • Overseas updates

 

 

November 2013

Some of the updates included in this issue include:

  • Tax updates on research and development tax measures
  • Updates on the taxation of employer-provided accommodation
  • Legislation updates
  • Highlights of Singapore tax cases
  • Updates on free trade agreements
  • Other overseas updates.

 

 

 

 

 

October 2013

Some of the updates included in this issue include:

  • Compliance focus by IRAS
  • Legislation updates
  • Highlights from Singapore tax cases
  • Updates/ revisions to Double Taxation Agreement and Free Trade Agreements
  • And other overseas updates.