Course Detail(TAX132 : Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion: Practical Advice, Best Practice Strategies and Learning from Case Studies)

UTAP Funding

TAX132 : Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion: Practical Advice, Best Practice Strategies and Learning from Case Studies

7.00 CPE Hours (Others)
Classroom

Programme Objective

To equip participants with a better understanding of tax avoidance and tax evasion. Relevant key principles relating to general anti-avoidance provision will be discussed. The course will include sharing of practical real life experiences and lessons on common issues relating to tax planning and tax investigation.

Programme Outline

  • Introduction
  • Understand the key differences between tax avoidance and tax evasion
  • General anti-avoidance provision (Section 33) – relevant key principles
  • Common pitfalls to avoid when you do tax planning
  • Understand the differences between tax audit and tax investigation
  • Practical advice and strategies on how to handle a tax audit and tax investigation
  • Learn how you can mitigate costly penalties arising from tax investigation
  • Lessons from Case Studies

Question & Answer Session

Training Methodology
Lecture style, with case studies and examples.

Closing Date for Registration
1 week before programme or until full enrolment.
 

Intended For

CEOs, CFOs, Directors, Partners, Sole proprietors, Tax Practitioners, Senior Tax and Accounting Professionals and anyone who wishes to gain a practical understanding of tax avoidance and tax evasion.

Competency Mapping

Others = 7.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

25 Mar 2021 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

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

Programme Facilitator(s)

Kenny Lim

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

21 Jun 2021 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

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

Programme Facilitator(s)

Kenny Lim

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

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

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Kenny Lim

Date & Time

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

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Kenny Lim

Date & Time

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

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Kenny Lim

Testimonial

Funding

1] NTUC Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme) is an individual skills upgrading account for NTUC members.

NTUC members enjoy 50% *unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP. NTUC members aged 40 and above can enjoy higher funding support up to $500 per individual each year, capped at 50% of unfunded course fees, for courses attended between 1 July 2020 to 31 December 2022. *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)


Kenny Lim
FCA (Singapore), ATA (Income Tax and GST), MSID, MBA, BAcc


Kenny Lim began his tax career with the Singapore Income Tax Department (now known as the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore) and has more than 30 years of experience in the tax, financial services and investment banking industry. He specializes in corporate/individual income tax and goods & services tax consulting and advisory.  

Kenny has a wealth of experience in regional and cross border transactions that encompass mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, tax optimization and value protection, tax efficient financing, tax planning and regional taxation. In addition, he has many years of experience in dealing with the tax authorities in the Asia Pacific region.

Kenny is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants, an Accredited Tax Advisor (Income Tax and GST) of the Singapore Chartered Tax Professionals (formerly known as the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals) and a Full Member of the Singapore Institute of Directors. He sits on board as Independent Director of a number of companies listed on the Singapore Exchange (SGX).

Kenny holds a Bachelor Degree in Accountancy and a MBA Degree from the National University of Singapore.

Programme Objective

To equip participants with a better understanding of tax avoidance and tax evasion. Relevant key principles relating to general anti-avoidance provision will be discussed. The course will include sharing of practical real life experiences and lessons on common issues relating to tax planning and tax investigation.

Programme Outline

  • Introduction
  • Understand the key differences between tax avoidance and tax evasion
  • General anti-avoidance provision (Section 33) – relevant key principles
  • Common pitfalls to avoid when you do tax planning
  • Understand the differences between tax audit and tax investigation
  • Practical advice and strategies on how to handle a tax audit and tax investigation
  • Learn how you can mitigate costly penalties arising from tax investigation
  • Lessons from Case Studies

Question & Answer Session

Training Methodology
Lecture style, with case studies and examples.

Closing Date for Registration
1 week before programme or until full enrolment.
 

Intended For

CEOs, CFOs, Directors, Partners, Sole proprietors, Tax Practitioners, Senior Tax and Accounting Professionals and anyone who wishes to gain a practical understanding of tax avoidance and tax evasion.

Competency Mapping

Others = 7.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Kenny Lim
FCA (Singapore), ATA (Income Tax and GST), MSID, MBA, BAcc


Kenny Lim began his tax career with the Singapore Income Tax Department (now known as the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore) and has more than 30 years of experience in the tax, financial services and investment banking industry. He specializes in corporate/individual income tax and goods & services tax consulting and advisory.  

Kenny has a wealth of experience in regional and cross border transactions that encompass mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, tax optimization and value protection, tax efficient financing, tax planning and regional taxation. In addition, he has many years of experience in dealing with the tax authorities in the Asia Pacific region.

Kenny is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants, an Accredited Tax Advisor (Income Tax and GST) of the Singapore Chartered Tax Professionals (formerly known as the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals) and a Full Member of the Singapore Institute of Directors. He sits on board as Independent Director of a number of companies listed on the Singapore Exchange (SGX).

Kenny holds a Bachelor Degree in Accountancy and a MBA Degree from the National University of Singapore.


Upcoming Schedule

Date & Time

25 Mar 2021 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

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

Programme Facilitator(s)

Kenny Lim

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709