Course Detail(TAX084 : Updates and Changes in Income Tax)

SkillsFuture Credit

TAX084 : Updates and Changes in Income Tax

7.00 CPE Hours (Others)
Classroom


Programme Objective

The purpose of this programme is to familiarise participants with the recent amendments in Income Tax and their objectives.

Programme Outline

  • Budget 2018 (Based on the announcements to be made / made by Minister of Finance)
  • SME Cash Rebate
  • Productivity and Innovation Credit (with latest updates)
  • Foreign Credit Tax Pooling
  • Simplifying Capital allowances for low value assets
  • Providing certainty of non-taxation of companies’ gains on disposal of equity investments
  • Integrated Investment Allowance (“IIA”) Scheme
  • Enhancing the Double Tax Deduction (“DTD”) for Internationalisation Scheme
  • Liberalising the cash distribution requirement for tax transparency for Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)
  • IRAS Voluntary Disclosure Program
  • Tax deductions for Employee Equity Based Remuneration Scheme
  • Tax Allowance to Defrag Acquisition Costs
  • Land Intensification Allowance
  • Tax deduction for Angel Investors Scheme
  • Deductions on Key Man Insurance (Update)
  • Filing of Income Tax Computations in Functional Currencies other than in Singapore Dollars
  • Income Tax Implications from the adoption of FRS 39 (Revisit and updates)
  • Income Tax Treatment on Foreign Exchange Gains or Losses for businesses
  • Updates on Transfer Pricing Guidelines
  • Updates on Capital Allowances
  • Updates on Withholding Tax
  • Updates on Tax Treatment on Foreign Sourced Income
  • Income Tax Treatment on Limited Partnership/Limited Liability Partnership
  • Latest updates from IRAS
Training Methodology

Lecture style with Quiz / Knowledge Check

Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment
 

Intended For

Personnel who are involved in taxation work and wish to update themselves on the changes in Singapore Income Tax.

Competency Mapping

Others = 7.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

04 Jul 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 329.56
For Non-Members: $ 398.04

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

06 Nov 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 329.56
For Non-Members: $ 398.04

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

21 Mar 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Date & Time

15 Nov 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Date & Time

30 May 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Testimonial

Funding

1] SkillsFuture Credit
Funding Period: Until 26 Aug 2019
Course Ref No. : CRS-N-0042285


All Singaporeans aged 25 and above will receive an opening credit of S$500 from the government. The credits will not expire and periodic top-ups will be provided by the government. SkillsFuture credit may be accumulated to pay for skills related course fees. For more information on the SkillsFuture Credit scheme, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit

If you wish to use your SFC to pay for partial/full ISCA course fee , please login to the SFC portal(http://www.skillsfuture.sg/creditwith your Singpasswithin 60 days before the course start date to submit a SFC Claim and obtain the necessary approval. For more information on SFC procedure, please click here.
 
Failure to 
submit claim application via SkillsFuture Portal and obtain necessary approval before the course start date will result in topping up of the SFC indicated for use and an administrative fee of $42.80 to revise the invoice based on the amount of SFC you have indicated to use.

2] SDF Funding
This course is approved for SDF funding ($2 per training hour) for Company-sponsored participants only (eligibility criteria apply). 
 
To enroll participants with SDF Funding, please 
click here to download the manual form.
Incomplete registration form will not be processed.  Online registration via ISCA Portal will not be eligible for SDF Funding. Please note that there will be an admin fee of $42.80 for any wrong registration or revision of invoice. 
 
Funding Period: Until 26 Aug 2019
Funded Hours: 7 hours
Course Ref No. : CRS-N-0042285
 
Eligibility Criteria:
  • Company must be registered or incorporated in Singapore and;
  • Applicant is taking the course for the first time.
  • Applicant must be employed, and is either Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident of Singapore and;
  • Applicant must achieve at least 75% attendance, and pass all examinations /assessments and;
  • Applicant must be fully sponsored by the Company for all costs associated with the training and;
  • Payment has to be made via corporate means (e.g. corporate cheque, corporate GIRO, corporate credit card).

Programme Facilitator(s)


A. Geetha
CA (Singapore) with Certificate for Practice, MBA (Investment and Finance)


Geetha is the founder partner of a Certified Public Accounting Firm. She has more than 20 years of experience in handling Singapore Tax issues and cross border tax issues.

She regularly trains and updates practising and non-practising CAs and the general public in related field on Singapore Income Tax. She has also lectured on the Singapore Income Tax and Planning for ACCA students and students aspiring to be Chartered Financial Planners (CFP).

She has authored revision kits for tax students and also acted as an appointed examiner for an Advanced Tax Paper. 


Programme Objective

The purpose of this programme is to familiarise participants with the recent amendments in Income Tax and their objectives.

Programme Outline

  • Budget 2018 (Based on the announcements to be made / made by Minister of Finance)
  • SME Cash Rebate
  • Productivity and Innovation Credit (with latest updates)
  • Foreign Credit Tax Pooling
  • Simplifying Capital allowances for low value assets
  • Providing certainty of non-taxation of companies’ gains on disposal of equity investments
  • Integrated Investment Allowance (“IIA”) Scheme
  • Enhancing the Double Tax Deduction (“DTD”) for Internationalisation Scheme
  • Liberalising the cash distribution requirement for tax transparency for Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)
  • IRAS Voluntary Disclosure Program
  • Tax deductions for Employee Equity Based Remuneration Scheme
  • Tax Allowance to Defrag Acquisition Costs
  • Land Intensification Allowance
  • Tax deduction for Angel Investors Scheme
  • Deductions on Key Man Insurance (Update)
  • Filing of Income Tax Computations in Functional Currencies other than in Singapore Dollars
  • Income Tax Implications from the adoption of FRS 39 (Revisit and updates)
  • Income Tax Treatment on Foreign Exchange Gains or Losses for businesses
  • Updates on Transfer Pricing Guidelines
  • Updates on Capital Allowances
  • Updates on Withholding Tax
  • Updates on Tax Treatment on Foreign Sourced Income
  • Income Tax Treatment on Limited Partnership/Limited Liability Partnership
  • Latest updates from IRAS
Training Methodology

Lecture style with Quiz / Knowledge Check

Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment
 

Intended For

Personnel who are involved in taxation work and wish to update themselves on the changes in Singapore Income Tax.

Competency Mapping

Others = 7.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha
CA (Singapore) with Certificate for Practice, MBA (Investment and Finance)


Geetha is the founder partner of a Certified Public Accounting Firm. She has more than 20 years of experience in handling Singapore Tax issues and cross border tax issues.

She regularly trains and updates practising and non-practising CAs and the general public in related field on Singapore Income Tax. She has also lectured on the Singapore Income Tax and Planning for ACCA students and students aspiring to be Chartered Financial Planners (CFP).

She has authored revision kits for tax students and also acted as an appointed examiner for an Advanced Tax Paper. 

Upcoming Schedule

Date & Time

04 Jul 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 329.56
For Non-Members: $ 398.04

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709