Income Tax

Tax Academy collaborates with leaders in the industry, academia and the government to develop and deliver structured tax training programmes that effectively raise the professional competency, knowledge and capabilities of the tax community.

Executive Tax Programme Level I (Income Tax - Individual)

This course covers interpretation of the primary provisions in the Income Tax Act, distinction between income and capital receipts, principles governing the deduction of expenses and conditions for claim of reliefs.

Participants will learn to compute income tax liability for individuals accurately.

Registration is CLOSED for intake 2/2017

The next intake for this course will be in Apr 2018. Registration will be available one month prior to the course commencement date.

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Executive Tax Programme Level II (Income Tax – Corporate & Business)

This course provides in-depth knowledge in income tax principles and covers concepts on taxability, deductibility and capital allowances relating to sole-proprietorships, partnerships and companies.

It will provide an overview of Goods and Services Tax to create a basic level of awareness in most GST concepts and principles. As businesses are increasingly having to deal with cross-border tax issues, this course will provide a basic understanding of tax treaties.

Registration is OPEN for intake 3/2017 and 4/2017

The next intake for this course will be in Jul 2018. Registration will be available one month prior to the course commencement date.

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Executive Tax Programme Level III (Advanced Tax Programme)

The Advanced Tax Programme is the foremost training programme for tax professionals. It offers rigorous instruction on a wide range of core subjects covering: Tax Policy, Legal Framework, Singapore Individual and Corporate Income Tax, Tax Treaties, Transfer Pricing, International Tax Planning and Goods and Services Tax.

There are electives on Regional Tax (China & India), Tax Incentives, Tax Fraud and Investigation, and Stamp Duty.

Participants can expect to learn from the best, as courses are conducted by senior tax professionals from the Big 4 international accounting firms, the industry and tax experts from IRAS.

Registration may be for the full course or for specific modules. For the full course, participants will have to complete 6 core modules and 2 electives over a ten-month period.

Please note that all applications will be subjected to short-listing.

Registration is OPEN for Modules 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9

Registration closes 1 month before the commencement of the module. The next intake for this course will be in Nov 2018.

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Book Prizes

Full programme participants who achieve the highest score for selected modules of the Advanced Tax Programme will be presented with a Book Prize. 5 Book Prizes are available per intake, each sponsored by one of Tax Academy’s stakeholders – Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore, Ernst & Young Solutions LLP, KPMG Services Pte Ltd, Deloitte & Touche LLP and PricewaterhouseCoopers Singapore Pte Ltd.

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