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16 November 2017, Thursday
Hubbis Independent Wealth Management Forum 2017

Mr Sanjay Iyer will be giving a presentation on New Vehicles for Singapore Funds. 

Date: 16 November 2017
Time: 1155am
Venue: Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong

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7-8 November 2017, Tuesday & Wednesday
ACCA Technical & Technology Conference 2017

Mr Sanjay Iyer will be giving an executive overview and update on OECD's BEPS (Base Erosion and Profit Shifting) Action Plans. 

Date: 8 November 2017, Wednesday
Time: 205pm - 230pm
Venue: Carlton Hotel Singapore 

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6 November 2017, Monday
STEP Journal Roundtable

Mr Shanker Iyer will be chairing the STEP Journal Roundtable. 

Date: 6 November 2017, Monday
Time: 215pm
Venue: The Fullerton Hotel

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2 November 2017, Thursday
Hubbis Asian Wealth Solutions Forum 2017

Mr Shanker Iyer will be participating in a panel discussion about "Clients don’t like to pay for advice – but are they are now hitting a ‘brick wall’?"

Date: 2 November 2017, Thursday
Time: 1210 - 1255pm
Venue: Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Singapore

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23 August 2017, Wednesday
Hubbis Indian Wealth Management Forum

Mr Sunil Iyer will be giving a presentation on new vehicles for Singapore funds and Mr Shanker Iyer will be participating in a panel dicussing the topic "Wealthy business families in India – how do we meet their needs?".

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17 August 2017, Thursday
SMU-TA CET Conference - Future of taxes in disruptive times

Mr Shanker Iyer will be participating in a panel discussion discussing the topic "The Tax World by 2020".

Date: 17 August 2017, Tuesday
Time: 415pm - 515pm
Venue: York Hotel Singapore, 
           Carlton Hall Level 2,
           Mount Elizabeth Road,
           Singapore 228516

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For enquiries, please email tax_academy@iras.gov.sg

15 August 2017, Tuesday
Cross Border Planning for the Private Client - Asia 2017

Mr Shanker Iyer wil be discussing the topic of "Tax - What does Singapore have to offer" and covering the issues of residence, taxable income and rates, inheritance tax and gift tax, and real property tax. 

Date: 15 August 2017, Tuesday
Time: 950am

Click here for the full agenda and here to register. 

22 June 2017, Tuesday
ACCA Singapore Tax Updates

Mr Shanker Iyer hosted a highly interactive workshop which will include updates on some specific tax measures as well as a general discussion on Singapore's evolving tax policy in this post BEPS world.

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18 May 2017, Thursday
Hubbis Thailand Wealth Management Forum 2017

Mr Shanker Iyer gave a presentation on tax incentives for Singapore-based fund managers. 

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1 March 2017, Wednesday
IFA-Hong Kong Seminar

Mr Shanker Iyer spoke at IFA-Hong Kong's Seminar regarding Tax Policy Making - and How does it Compare to Hong Kong?

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27 February 2017, Monday 
TTN Conference Hong Kong 2017

Mr Sanjay Iyer spoke regarding moving to Singapore and the tax implications. 

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27 February 2017, Monday 
Singapore Budget 2017 - Examining its key measures and policy directions

Mr Shanker Iyer was one of the speakers at the recent SICC Post-Budget Talk which examined the key measures, tax changes and policy directions of Budget 2017. 

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23 February 2017, Thursday
Economic Outlook Series: Focus on Singapore and Budget 2017

Singapore’s economy has slowed and businesses are expecting a tough 2017. The Committee on the Future Economy will release its report shortly. The report is expected to address the impact of technological disruptions and the rapidly changing global environment on companies and workers. It is likely that Budget 2017 will address the above issues, with help being provided to both businesses and the workforce.
 
Join AmCham for a lunch briefing with Shanker Iyer, Founder and Chairman of Iyer Practice Advisers, and Alvin Liew, Senior Economist of United Overseas Bank, to discuss the outlook for the Singapore and regional economies and take a close look at the Government of Singapore's policy responses and specific tax and other changes introduced in the 2017 budget.  

Venue : Stamford American Auditorium (AmCham Office, 1 Scotts Rd, #23-03 Shaw Centre)
Date : February 23, 2017
Time : 11:45 AM - 1:30 PM
Price : $25.00

Click here for more details and to register. 

19 January 2017, Singapore
Hubbis Compliance in Asian Wealth Management Forum 2017

Mr Sunil Iyer is a panellist in the discussion 'Tax is the next big topic - in case you didn't notice'. 

Venue: Westin Hotel, Singapore 

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22 November 2016, Sabah
Labuan IBFC Masterclass with Malaysian International Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MICCI) 

Mr Shanker Iyer gave a presentation 'Going or Gone Regional? Structuring Your Business Expansion via Labuan IBFC' and also participated in a panel 'How can Malaysian Home Grown Businesses Develop into Regional Powerhouses?'' 

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17 November 2016, Johor
Labuan IBFC Masterclass with Malaysian International Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MICCI) 

Mr Shanker Iyer will be giving a presentation 'Going or Gone Regional? Structuring Your Business Expansion via Labuan IBFC' and also participating in a panel 'How can Malaysian Home Grown Businesses Develop into Regional Powerhouses?'' 

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3 November 2016, Singapore
Hubbis Asian Wealth Management Forum 2016

Mr Sunil Iyer gave a presentation on 'Establishing Inbound Family Offices in Singapore'. 

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25 October 2016, Zurich 
Hubbis Asian Wealth Management Forum 2016

Mr Sunil Iyer gave a presentation on 'Establishing Inbound Family Offices in Singapore'. 

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25 August 2016, Mumbai
Hubbis Indian Wealth Management Forum 2016

Mr Sunil Iyer gave a presentation on 'Establishing Inbound Family Offices in Singapore'. 

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12 July 2016, Kuala Lumpur
Hubbis Malaysian Wealth Management Forum 2016

Mr Shanker Iyer gave a presentation on the challenges of advising business families. 

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1 June 2016, Singapore
The 2nd Annual Asia Offshore Summit 

Mr Shanker Iyer moderated a panel discussion on tax efficient structuring in a changing landscape.

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27 May 2016, Hong Kong
Labuan IBFC ASEAN Roadshow 2016

Sanjay Iyer participated in a panel discussion titled 'How can Asian Home Grown Businesses and Families Develop into Regional Powerhouses?'

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20 May 2016, Singapore
ACCA SPRING Smart Practice Management Series 

Mr Shanker Iyer shared the branding journey of Iyer Practice. 

19 May 2016, Bangkok
Hubbis Thailand Wealth Management Forum 2016 

Mr Shanker Iyer gave a presentation on the challenges in advising business families and participated in a panel discussion titled 'What we can learn from the world of wealth management globally?'

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Hubbis Indian Family Wealth Forum 

Mr Shanker Iyer gave a presentation on challenges in advising business families while Mr Sunil Iyer participated in a panel discussion about making business succession planning smoother. 

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Economic Outlook Series: Focus on Singapore and the 2016 Budget

Mr Shanker Iyer took part in a panel discussion which examined the outlook for the business environment in Singapore and the region, the government's policy response, and what it means for the costs of doing business, your bottom line, and your tax bill.

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Singapore 2016 Post-Budget Breakfast Briefing 

Mr Iyer was one of the invited speakers at SICC's annual Post-Budget breakfast talk which examined key measures and policy directions of Singapore Budget 2016. Mr Irvin Seah, Senior Economist of DBS Bank and Mr James Sullivan, Managing Director, Asia Equity Research of JP Morgan were also be present to share their perspectives. 

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Singapore Business Review - Budget Breakfast Briefing 2016

Mr Shanker Iyer took part in a panel and discussed the wide-ranging impacts of Budget 2016. 

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Hubbis Independent Wealth Management Forum

Mr Shanker Iyer took part in a panel discussion. 

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Hubbis Asian Wealth Management Forum

Mr Shanker Iyer took part in a panel discussion on Communication. 

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TTN Conference Hong Kong 2016

Mr Shanker Iyer discussed how BEPS is likely to impact Singapore. 

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2016 Korea CFO Association Annual Conference 

Date: 17 - 18 February 2016
Venue: Yoon & Yang Academy, Seoul

Sanjay Iyer will give a presentation on ‘Singapore – Country Update and Impact of BEPS’ and also be on 3 panels discussing ‘Practical Implications of BEPS for Global Business’, ‘Implementation of Global Transfer Pricing Documentation and Country-by-Country Reporting’ and ‘Transfer Pricing Controversy & Dispute Resolution’.

Foundation for International Tax - Conference 2015

Mr Shanker Iyer took part in a panel discussion regarding the Impact of BEPS on Developed Economies. 

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The IBSA Conference: Issues Affecting the International Development of SMEs

Sanjay Iyer gave a talk on Asian Structures for Developing Countries.

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Power Lunch Series: The Employment Pass Landscape in Singapore 

Sunil Iyer gave a presentation on Singapore's Employment Pass Landscape. 

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PHD International Tax Conference: Global Tax Issues and Recent Developments

Mr Shanker Iyer participated in a discussion of Cross Border Investments including Mergers & Acquisitions and Choice of Jurisdiction. 

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Thailand Wealth Management Forum 2015

Mr. Shanker Iyer gave a presentation on 'Living with Transparency'.

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GST / VAT Issues Facing MNCs

This programme aims to allow participants to explore the indirect tax opportunities & risks present in cross-border transactions, understand and manage risks of fixed establishments and explore the Malaysian GST rules for cross-border transactions. 

Date: 18 May 2015
Venue: Renaissance Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

Date: 20 May 2015
Venue: Hotel Jen, Penang 

Programme:
9am - VAT on cross-border transactions 
10.50am - Morning Break
11.10am - Malaysian GST Rules for imports and exports
1pm - Lunch break
2pm - Practical bumps on the theoretical roads
3.30pm - Panel discussion
5pm - Refreshments 

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Labuan IBFC Masterclass - Oil & Gas Trading: GIFT vs GTP Programme 

Mr Iyer gave an introduction to Malaysia's GIFT programme, followed by a comparison of the GIFT programme and GTP. 

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Singapore 2015 Post-Budget Breakfast Briefing

Mr Shanker Iyer discussed in detail detail the tax changes announced in Budget 2015 and its possible impact and implications for you and your business. Mr. Kit Wei Zheng, Director of Economics and Markets Analysis at Citigroup and Mr. Francis Tan, Economist at United Overseas Bank were also present to provide perspective. 

Click here for Mr Iyer's presentation material.

 

 

Hong Kong Conference 2015 organized by TTN

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SICC Legal Professionals Group Meeting

This session will be focusing on the tax risks in cross-border legal services. It is most essential for law firms which send their lawyers overseas on business, as this may trigger tax reporting and withholding requirements both for the firms and the lawyers in question.

The talk will cover mainly the following:

  • What are the potential tax risks?
  • How can a company mitigate these potential risks?
  • Case studies in sample jurisdictions

Date: Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Time:
5.30pm (Registration)
5.45pm – 6.30pm (Presentation by Mr Shanker Iyer and Mr Sanjay Iyer)
6.30pm – 8.00pm (Networking session, with light refreshment)

Venue: Hogan Lovells Lee & Lee
            50 Collyer Quay
            #10-01 OUE Bayfront
            Singapore 049321

To register, please email your company name, full name, designation and contact details to clara@sicc.com.sg by 10 December 2014.

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Singapore Budget 2014 & Its Effect On Hong Kong’s Competitiveness As A Business Jurisdiction

This briefing will explain the Singapore Budget 2014 changes and analyse their impact on Hong Kong as a business jurisdiction. Many businesses consider Singapore and Hong Kong as competitive jurisdictions. The Singapore Budget will provide an insight into the current business conditions in Singapore and the measures that the Singapore Government are taking in order to improve economy and the lives of individuals living in Singapore.

Date: Wednesday, 9 April 2014
Time: 8.00 am - 9.15 am
Venue:Victoria Suite, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Hong Kong

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Singapore launch of the International Business Structuring Association (IBSA)

Running businesses in a cross border environment has never been easy but the international regulatory environment is now undergoing greater changes than ever before. Governments around the world pushed by the competing voices of public opinion, austerity, revenue retention and the need to grow their economies are both tightening regulations and cross border reporting whilst legislating incentives and treaties designed to attract and stimulate business in their own jurisdictions at an increasing pace.

Date: Monday, 24 March 2014
Time: 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Venue: Singapore Cricket Club, Connaught Drive, Singapore 179681

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Singapore 2014 Post-Budget Breakfast Briefing

Join us for our annual Budget breakfast briefing where Mr. Shanker Iyer will discuss in detail the tax changes announced in Budget 2014 and its possible impact and implications for you and your business. Mr Kit Wei Zheng, Chief Economist of Singapore and Malaysia with Citigroup will also be present to provide perspective.

Date: Wednesday, 5 March 2014
Time: 8.30 am – 11.00 am
Venue: Sheraton Towers Hotel,
Ballrooms 3 & 4

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The Employment Pass Landscape in Singapore - New MOM rules and their impact

Join us for this workshop to learn more about these changes and how it will impact you.

Date: Friday, 24 January 2014
Time: 10.00 am – 12 noon
Venue: The American Club

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Singapore 2013 Tax Update

Join us for our annual pre-budget event jointly with Singapore International Chamber of Commerce.

Date: Tuesday, 21 January 2014
Time: 8.00 am - 10.30 am
Venue: Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre

Click here for more information and registration details.