KPMG Tax Institute 

The Tax institute provides Finance and Tax Directors, C-Suite Executives and Board Directors with the necessary resources to keep abreast of current and emerging tax issues. We offer our analysis and opinions on the latest trends and topics of interest to senior tax practitioners, and insight to assist senior management professionals in their crucial decisions.
Some areas we cover include both direct and indirect tax issues, as well as transfer pricing issues. We also discuss tax issues in the context of R&D tax incentives, and how a good understanding of these can encourage companies to invest more greatly in innovation.

Singapore Budget 2015

The Budget Statement for 2015 will be delivered by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, in Parliament on Monday 23, February, 2015.

Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS)

The February 2013 OECD report on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) responds to growing concerns about the risks to tax revenues, tax sovereignty and tax fairness that BEPS behaviors pose, in particular when these results lead to unanticipated double nontaxation.

Thriving in diversity and change

For many multinationals, an idea for a service or product may have originated in Country A. But capital comes from the British Virgin Islands, IP held in the Bahamas, and R&D, testing and manufacturing are done by Country C.

Frontiers in tax (April 2015)

The April 2015 edition of frontiers in tax features the latest key issues for financial services including BEPS, the global move towards tax transparency in the Asia-Pacific region, VAT reform in China and the topic of R&D tax incentives in Asia Pacific.

Singapore: Preferred gateway to Asia and beyond 2014

We discuss Singapore’s position as a holding-company location for outbound investment, notably for entering the Asian emerging markets.

The ASEAN Economic Community 2015

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is rapidly approaching a new milestone: the implementation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).

VAT/GST Refunds Survey 2014

KPMG’s VAT/GST Refunds Survey 2014 examines and evaluates the ability to obtain refunds for VAT and GST across 65 countries.

Global Tax Disputes Update September 2014

This is the quarterly Global Tax Disputes Update, bringing you the latest news in tax controversy around the world.