Course Detail(TAX247 : Withholding Tax - Fundamentals that Accountants Need to Know! (Live Webinar))

TAX247 : Withholding Tax - Fundamentals that Accountants Need to Know! (Live Webinar) NEW

3.50 CPE Hours (Others)
Classroom

Please be informed that in view of the current COVID-19 situation, we will be changing the format of this session into a Live Webinar. A detailed set of instructions on the Live Webinar will also be sent to you closer to date.


Programme Objective
 
Withholding tax is an area, which tends to be overlooked by many companies. The responsibility of withholding tax deduction and accountability lies with the Singapore companies that are making the payments to non-residents. Hence, this course aims to provide participants with the knowledge of the types of payments that are subject to withholding tax, the administrative procedures that need to be complied with.

Programme Outline

 

  • What is withholding tax
  • Types of payments subject to withholding tax
    • Interest
    • Royalties
    • Technical assistance fees
    • Rent from moveable property
    • Directors’ remuneration
    • Non-Resident Professionals
    • Non-Resident Public Entertainers
  • Concept of Permanent Establishment
  • Deemed sources of income - sec 12
  • Administrative procedures - sec 45, 45A
  • Withholding tax and e-commerce transactions
  • Rights Based Approach for Characterising Software Payments and Payments for the Use of or the Right to Use Information and Digitised Goods
  • Withholding Tax and Double Tax Agreements
  • Waiver of withholding tax
  • Date of Payment of withholding tax
  • Penalties
  • Case Studies
  • Latest updates from IRAS


Training Methodology

Lecture style

Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment.

Intended For

A Foundation to Intermediate level programme intended for Accounting, Finance and Tax Professionals. Personnel who are involved in handling payments, negotiating contracts for the company, and those who wish to gain knowledge in withholding tax. (Participants must have basic knowledge of Singapore tax system.)

Competency Mapping

Others = 3.50 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

02 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 199.02   $ 159.22
For Non-Members: $ 237.54   $ 190.03
Early Bird Discount till 31 Aug 2020

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Venue

Online Classroom in or outside of
Singapore

Date & Time

23 Jul 2020 (9:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Date & Time

14 Feb 2020 (9:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Date & Time

14 Nov 2019 (9:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Testimonial

Funding

No funding Available!

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. 

Please be informed that in view of the current COVID-19 situation, we will be changing the format of this session into a Live Webinar. A detailed set of instructions on the Live Webinar will also be sent to you closer to date.


Programme Objective
 
Withholding tax is an area, which tends to be overlooked by many companies. The responsibility of withholding tax deduction and accountability lies with the Singapore companies that are making the payments to non-residents. Hence, this course aims to provide participants with the knowledge of the types of payments that are subject to withholding tax, the administrative procedures that need to be complied with.

Programme Outline

 

  • What is withholding tax
  • Types of payments subject to withholding tax
    • Interest
    • Royalties
    • Technical assistance fees
    • Rent from moveable property
    • Directors’ remuneration
    • Non-Resident Professionals
    • Non-Resident Public Entertainers
  • Concept of Permanent Establishment
  • Deemed sources of income - sec 12
  • Administrative procedures - sec 45, 45A
  • Withholding tax and e-commerce transactions
  • Rights Based Approach for Characterising Software Payments and Payments for the Use of or the Right to Use Information and Digitised Goods
  • Withholding Tax and Double Tax Agreements
  • Waiver of withholding tax
  • Date of Payment of withholding tax
  • Penalties
  • Case Studies
  • Latest updates from IRAS


Training Methodology

Lecture style

Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment.

Intended For

A Foundation to Intermediate level programme intended for Accounting, Finance and Tax Professionals. Personnel who are involved in handling payments, negotiating contracts for the company, and those who wish to gain knowledge in withholding tax. (Participants must have basic knowledge of Singapore tax system.)

Competency Mapping

Others = 3.50 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

02 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 199.02   $ 159.22
For Non-Members: $ 237.54   $ 190.03
Early Bird Discount till 31 Aug 2020

Programme Facilitator(s)

A. Geetha

Venue

Online Classroom in or outside of
Singapore