Course Detail(TAX191 : Understanding the GST treatment for Recovery of Expenses (Live Webinar))

SDF Funding, SkillsFuture Credit, UTAP Funding

TAX191 : Understanding the GST treatment for Recovery of Expenses (Live Webinar)

7.00 CPE Hours (Others)
Classroom

Please be informed that in view of the current COVID-19 situation, we will be changing the format of the session on 24 June 2020 into a Live Webinar. A detailed set of instructions on the Live Webinar will also be sent to you closer to date.Please sign up for a Zoom account (https://zoom.us/) if you currently do not have an account. 

The live webinar session is eligible for SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) funding.
Please proceed to submit your claim application as per usual as there are no changes to funding application procedures. On SSG portal, please take note to select the correct course title, which includes the term "Synchronous e-learning".

 

Programme Objective

This workshop aims to provide participants with a better understanding on the following:-
a.Understanding the differences between reimbursement and disbursement for GST purposes
b.GST rules for recovery of expenses (i.e. recharge or rebilling of expenses)

Programme Outline

  • Difference between reimbursement and disbursement
  • Are you acting as a principal or an agent ?
  • Indicators for determining the principal or agent relationship
  • Recovery of expenses which is ancillary to a primary supply
  • Recovery of expenses which is separate and not ancillary to any primary supply
  • Recovery of expenses at costs or with a mark-up – is there a difference?


Training Methodology

Lecture style, with Case Studies and Examples.


Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment.

Intended For

Intermediate to Advanced course for : Accounting and Tax Professionals, Finance Managers, Finance Directors, Financial Controllers.

Competency Mapping

Others = 7.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

24 Jun 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61   $ 276.49
For Non-Members: $ 415.16   $ 332.13
Discounts till 30 Jun 2020

Programme Facilitator(s)

Catherine Chiang

Venue

Online Classroom in or outside of
Singapore

Date & Time

06 Oct 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61
For Non-Members: $ 415.16

Programme Facilitator(s)

Catherine Chiang

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

17 Feb 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Catherine Chiang

Date & Time

07 Oct 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Catherine Chiang

Date & Time

26 Jun 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Catherine Chiang

Testimonial

Funding

1] SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)
Funding Period: Until 27 Jun 2021
Course Ref No. : CRS-N-0050091

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. SFC may be accumulated to pay for skills related course fees. You may wish to use your SFC to pay for partial/full ISCA course fees.  (For more information on the SFC scheme, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit)

If you wish to enrol for the course with SFC Funding, please proceed with the following steps:

  • Step 1: Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for SkillsFuture Credit?”, click “Yes” and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SFC funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”.
  • Step 2: After successful enrolment, please proceed to submit SFC claim on Skillsfuture Portal within 60 days before the course start date and obtain the necessary approval. Please submit SFC claim via SFC portal here: http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit.

Failure to submit claim application and obtain necessary approval before the course start date will result in topping up of the SFC indicated for use. Please note that there will be an administrative fee of $42.80 for any revision of invoice.


2] WDA Training Grant - SDF Funding
This course is approved for SDF funding ($2 per training hour) for Company-sponsored participants only (Eligibility criteria apply). 

Funding Period: Until 27 Jun 2021
Funded Hours: 7 hours
Course Ref No. : CRS-N-0050091

If you wish to enrol participants with SDF Funding, please proceed with the following steps (For Corporate enrolments only) :

  • Step 1: Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for WDA Funding?”, click Yes and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SDF funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”.
     
  • Step 2: After successful enrolment, please proceed to submit the Training Grant application via SkillsConnect Portal here: https://www.skillsconnect.gov.sg/

Employers of company-sponsored participants must submit training grant via SkillsConnect system to obtain training grant for course fees. You may submit the Training Grant application within the period from 30 days before the course start date to 30 days after course start date. Please note that there will be an administrative fee of $42.80 for any revision of invoice.

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).

 

3] NTUC Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme) is an individual skills upgrading account for NTUC members. NTUC member gets to enjoy UTAP funding 50% of the unfunded course fee capped at $250 every year. This excludes miscellaneous fees such as GST and registration fee etc.
 
This course is approved for UTAP support for intakes conducted between 01 April 2020 – 31 March 2021.
 
As UTAP is given on calendar year basis, and calculated based on year of training taken, it cannot be accumulated.

  • Maintained paid-up NTUC membership before course, throughout course duration and at the point of claim and;
  • Course by training provider must be supported under UTAP and training must commence within the supported period and;
  • Unfunded course fee must not be fully sponsored by company or other types of funding
  • Unfunded course fee must be S$20.00 and above, and;
  • Member must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and sat for all prescribed examination(s), if any and;
  • UTAP application must be made within 6 months after course ends.


To submit for UTAP claims, please visit http://skillsupgrade.ntuc.org.sg/. Terms and conditions apply.
Should you have queries on the funding scheme, you can email to UTAP@e2i.com.sg or call NTUC Membership Hotline at 6213-8008

 

Programme Facilitator(s)


Catherine Chiang
CA (Singapore), ATA (GST), BAcc (Hons)
 

 Catherine has more than 20 years of experience in GST consultancy, with 10 years of training experience. She has previously spent 6 years in IRAS, handling GST and Income Tax audit and almost 10 years with 2 of the Big Four international accounting firms, specializing in GST compliance and advisory work. During this period, she has accumulated extensive experience in performing GST prudential reviews, GST consultancy, GST compliance and GST training for clients.

Catherine has a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) degree from the National University of Singapore. She is an Accredited Tax Advisor (GST) registered with the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals and a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants. Catherine is also an Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (ACTA) certified Trainer.

Please be informed that in view of the current COVID-19 situation, we will be changing the format of the session on 24 June 2020 into a Live Webinar. A detailed set of instructions on the Live Webinar will also be sent to you closer to date.Please sign up for a Zoom account (https://zoom.us/) if you currently do not have an account. 

The live webinar session is eligible for SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) funding.
Please proceed to submit your claim application as per usual as there are no changes to funding application procedures. On SSG portal, please take note to select the correct course title, which includes the term "Synchronous e-learning".

 

Programme Objective

This workshop aims to provide participants with a better understanding on the following:-
a.Understanding the differences between reimbursement and disbursement for GST purposes
b.GST rules for recovery of expenses (i.e. recharge or rebilling of expenses)

Programme Outline

  • Difference between reimbursement and disbursement
  • Are you acting as a principal or an agent ?
  • Indicators for determining the principal or agent relationship
  • Recovery of expenses which is ancillary to a primary supply
  • Recovery of expenses which is separate and not ancillary to any primary supply
  • Recovery of expenses at costs or with a mark-up – is there a difference?


Training Methodology

Lecture style, with Case Studies and Examples.


Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment.

Intended For

Intermediate to Advanced course for : Accounting and Tax Professionals, Finance Managers, Finance Directors, Financial Controllers.

Competency Mapping

Others = 7.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Catherine Chiang
CA (Singapore), ATA (GST), BAcc (Hons)
 

 Catherine has more than 20 years of experience in GST consultancy, with 10 years of training experience. She has previously spent 6 years in IRAS, handling GST and Income Tax audit and almost 10 years with 2 of the Big Four international accounting firms, specializing in GST compliance and advisory work. During this period, she has accumulated extensive experience in performing GST prudential reviews, GST consultancy, GST compliance and GST training for clients.

Catherine has a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) degree from the National University of Singapore. She is an Accredited Tax Advisor (GST) registered with the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals and a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants. Catherine is also an Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (ACTA) certified Trainer.

Upcoming Schedule

Date & Time

24 Jun 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61   $ 276.49
For Non-Members: $ 415.16   $ 332.13
Discounts till 30 Jun 2020

Programme Facilitator(s)

Catherine Chiang

Venue

Online Classroom in or outside of
Singapore