Ong Sim Ho appointed member of the Valuation Review Board

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 new or revised annual values proposed by the Chief Assessor in respect of any property. It also hears appeals on the effective date proposed by the Comptroller of Property Tax for the recovery of property tax based on the new or proposed annual values.