Tax News

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News Archive

 Filing and paying of taxes - what you need to know

11 May 2020 – The Straits Times

Upcoming developments that may impact Singapore's corporate tax regime
6 May 2020 – Singapore Law Watch

Key Covid-19 tax measures to help individuals and businesses
6 May 2020 – Yahoo! Singapore Finance

OECD; Global tax talks slowed by Coronavirus, year-end target in focus 
5 May 2020 - TODAY

Increase in industrial, retail tenants seeking relief under new law
1 May 2020 – The Straits Times

Gearing limit raised to 50% by MAS, timeline for tax transparency extended by MOF and IRAS
16 April 2020 – The Edge Singapore

Landlords must pass on property tax rebates to tenants in a timely manner
8 April 2020 – The Straits Times

IRAS: Extension of tax filing deadlines, counter services by appointment only 
4 April 2020 – Channel NewsAsia

New law in plans to ensure landlords pass property tax rebates on to tenants 
2 April 2020 - The Business Times

Resilience Budget: Higher tax rebates, deferred tax payments and S$20 billion loan capital set aside to help companies
27 Mar 2020 - TODAY

Tax payments deferred to help with cash flow
27 Mar 2020 – The Straits Times

Higher property tax rebates to keep businesses afloat  
27 Mar 2020 – The Edge Singapore

Act updated to allow transfer of tax incentives when firms restructure
27 Mar 2020 – The Straits Times

Law changed to allow fund to help buffer GST hike impact
27 Mar 2020 – The Straits Times

Tax obligations for foreigners and returning Singaporeans 
27 April 2020 – The Straits Times

Under new crypto guidance, airdrops or hard forks won't be taxed
20 April 2020 – Yahoo! Singapore Finance

Iras temporarily closes taxpayer counter services till May 4
20 April 2020 – The Straits Times

Analysts: Govt revenue likely impacted by drop in tax collections
20 April 2020 – The Straits Times