OSH is pleased to announce that the current actual tax assessment/liabilities under our active dispute management is over S$360M—a 20% increase since July 2016. We are truly humbled by the cases entrusted to us.
*Taxes Under Management (TUM)
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Ong Sim Ho, Counsel, has been appointed by Second Minster for Finance, Mr Lawrence Wong, as Member of the Valuation Review Board. The Valuation Review Board is a tribunal established under Section 23 of the Property Tax Act to adjudicate disputes between taxpayers and the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore. The Board hears appeals against any […]
OSH has successfully defended the client’s treatment for gains on disposal of property amounting to approximately S$19 million. The Comptroller, who had initially taken the position that there was a profit-seeking motive with respect to the disposal, has now agreed that the gains are capital in nature and not taxable. The taxpayer, a multinational insurance […]
Following legal submissions made by OSH, the Comptroller of GST has agreed that certain fees levied on overseas transactions by Singapore credit and debit cardholders should be treated as GST-exempt. While the Comptroller had not yet taken a formal administrative position on the correct GST treatment for this class of transactions, the tentative view he […]
OSH is pleased to announce that Guo Jiawen has joined the firm as Counsel. Prior to joining OSH, Jiawen was a Senior Associate at Baker & McKenzie.Wong & Leow. Jiawen has worked on various complex estate and succession planning projects for high net worth families in the region. This includes advising families on the establishment […]