When drafting replies and submissions, sometimes less is more. This was one of the key points made by Sim Ho in the latest MasterClass seminar, “A Practical Workshop in Drafting Responses & Submissions to the IRAS”, in what proved to be a
The third Masterclass for the year 2016 – Property Tax Disputes: More Than a Matter of Valuation was held on 16 March 2016. The session was well-attended, with participants comprising mainly of property developers and valuers. The interesting mix of
On 24 February 2016, Yang Shi Yong, Counsel gave a presentation on the legal aspects of managing tax investigations. The focuses of his presentation were the powers of the Comptroller under the Income Tax Act to obtain information and record statements, and a
The Document Pitfalls in Taxation masterclass held on 19 February 2016 marks the first of many upcoming masterclasses for the year 2016. The event saw the gathering of tax professionals from different industries to learn and appreciate the importance of
On 13 August 2015, Mr Ong Sim Ho gave a presentation on “Tax Disputes: Paving the Way beyond the Board of Review” as part of the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professional’s (SIATP) Tax Excellence Decoded series. The focus was on effective strategies
The Tax Risk Management MasterClass held on 22 July 2015 was a full-day affair, marking a first for the OSH Masterclass Series. The morning session addressed the needs of the In-house Tax Professionals, and the afternoon session the In-house Legal Counsel.
On 2 July 2015, the firm conducted its inaugural event under the OSH MasterClass Series – the Tax Investigations MasterClass. This session focused on key investigatory trends such as abuse of the Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC); deductibility of expenses in the maritime and bunkering