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 for the period 15 July 2014 to 31 July 2014 are:

  • Singapore tax case of BFC v Comptroller of Income Tax [2014] SGCA 39
  • Updates on the IRAS website and the determination of business commencement date tax circular
  • Double tax agreements
  • Overseas updates

 

 

 

 

 

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.