Dealing with Losses and other TP Issues Amidst COVID-19
As Singapore progresses out of the circuit breaker towards 01 June, we all know that much has changed in the tax world compared to the new world we knew on 07 April. Singapore Institute of Chartered Accountants has designed a complimentary lunch-time series to get you updated on key tax areas so that you are poised to step into this new norm with greater clarity and confidence.
This live webinar discusses on Covid-19 has effected infrastructures, introduced travel restrictions, limited social contacts, and created unprecedented disruptions to the global economy. A wide variety of industries are seeing disrupted supply chains, reduced customer demand, curtailed operations and output, decreased liquidity, and significant changes to how business is conducted in the area of Transfer Pricing.
From adjustments to transfer pricing methods to a whole rethink of TP policy and processes, there are certainly much to be discussed about
transfer pricing. Using practical scenarios and based on ground-level knowledge of the developments, this hour-long session zooms in on the
practicalities in TP management. Come understand the scenarios companies now face, the key considerations to note and the key issues to
|DATE||: 22 May 2020, Friday|
|TIME||: Noon – 1pm (may exceed a little depending on Q&A session)|
|VENUE||: Online. Register here: https://www.siatp.org.sg/EventDetail?id=282|
|DURATION||: 1 CPE hour|
Adriana Calderon has extensive international experience with Big Four and mid-tier firms advising multinational
companies in the areas of corporate and international taxation across South America, the US, Australia and the Asia Pacific Region. In
Asia Pacific, Adriana has specialised in the area of TP, building on her Latin American experience as a lawyer in commercial and tax
Adriana also enjoys teaching and has been involved in various TP seminars and workshops. Besides being a TP trainer at the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants, Adriana has also facilitated in training sessions for CFOs, tax teams of large companies and consultancies, and tax executives at the Australian Taxation Office.
*Asia Tax Awards 2017 by International Tax Review
Singapore is often a preferred location for setting up headquarters as the door to conduct business in Asia. The IRAS has released its views on how Singapore HQ's should plan and implement their transfer pricing framework. Want to know more? Read our article with our views on IRAS TP Guidelines for Singapore HQs.
The Malaysian Finance Bill 2020 incorporates transfer pricing-related changes to the current Income Tax Act, 1967 (“ITA”). The changes permit significantly greater authority to the Malaysia Inland Revenue Board (“MIRB”) and re-emphasises the importance of transfer pricing compliance, with effect from 1 January 2021.
The OECD guidance emphasised that, besides interest rates, all terms and conditions of the financing transactions (including the volume of debt) should be tested against the arm’s length principle.