Seminars / Conferences

Tax Academy creates opportunities for tax professionals to be updated on global tax developments through seminars and conferences. It brings together tax experts from the industry, academia and the government, both locally and from overseas, to engage in professional exchanges.

Tax Appreciation and Knowledge Enhancement Scheme (TAKE) allows students to attend Tax Academy seminars and conference on a complimentary basis*.

The Tax Academy hopes to support students to further their interest in tax by creating opportunities for them to gain tax knowledge and be aware of the latest tax developments.

*Terms and Conditions:

  • Full-time Bachelors, Masters and PHD students from Singapore’s autonomous universities
  • Students are required to provide a supporting letter from their lecturer
  • TA will provide up to 2 complimentary seats per event

Upcoming Seminars / Conferences

Seminar on Improving Tax Certainty through Dispute Resolution Mechanisms

29 March 2018 14:00 to 17:00 Marriott Tangs Plaza

Join this seminar and hear from the OECD, international tax and arbitration experts, and policy makers who will share on:

  • the importance of tax certainty
  • its main sources and effects on businesses
  • practical approaches to help businesses operate in the uncertain tax environment

Closing date for registration is 19 March, or when seminar is fully subscribed.
This seminar is accredited by the Singapore Institute of Legal Education.

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FasTax Series: Managing Tax Compliance

28 February 2018 14:00 to 17:00 Revenue House

This seminar aims to enhance companies’ understanding of IRAS’ compliance approach and how companies can better comply with their tax obligations. Coverage on the seminar will include IRAS’ assessment process and risk–based approach to tax assessment, common issues and mistakes made by companies, the penalty framework, an overview of the investigation process and the informant reward framework. Participants will also learn how to mitigate the common mistakes and improve tax compliance by enhancing internal controls, record keeping and other areas.

Closing date for registration is 13 Feb 2018 (or when seminar is fully subscribed).

FasTax Series: GST ASK for Aspiring Accredited Tax Professionals

13 February 2018 14:00 to 17:00 Revenue House

This workshop aims to share with participants on how GST registered businesses can use the Assisted Self-help Kit (ASK) to manage GST risks and avoid common GST errors.

Closing date for registration is 5 Feb 2018.