With increasing scrutiny, transfer pricing audits are becoming more common. Failure to comply with documentation requirements can lead to significant penalties.
The IRBM has recently issued a Frequently Asked Questions to address the questions taxpayers and tax professionals regarding the Transfer Pricing Surcharge.
The recently announced Singapore Budget 2024 tabled by Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister, Mr. Lawrence Wong on 16 February 2024.
The indicative margin recommended by IRAS are market interest rate to be adopted by Singapore taxpayers for related party loans not
exceeding SGD15 million.
Generally, the IRAS publishes the indicative margins at the beginning of each calendar year.
Be prepared for potential transfer pricing audits by tax authorities. Ensure that your transfer pricing documentation is readily available, organized, and easily accessible.
There is an increasing focus on transfer pricing documentation for intragroup loans in Malaysia. Tax authorities expect comprehensive documentation that demonstrates the arm's length.