Latest Updates Listing

Date Category Latest Updates
20 Apr 2018 Tax Crime Former Singapore Customs Officer Jailed for Fraudulently Obtaining GST Tourist Refunds
17 Apr 2018 Updated Content Advisory on Scam & Fraudulent Activities
16 Apr 2018 Updated Content FATCA Paper Nil Return for RY2017 is now available
12 Apr 2018 e-Tax Guide Income Tax Treatment of Real Estate Investment Trust Exchange-Traded Funds
12 Apr 2018 e-Tax Guide Income Tax Treatment of Real Estate Investment Trusts and Approved Sub-Trusts (Second Edition)
9 Apr 2018 Updated Content List of Reportable Jurisdictions for 2017 CRS reporting updated
2 Apr 2018 Updated Content Assisted Compliance Assurance Programme (ACAP)
22 Mar 2018 Tax Crime Director of metal stamping company to be charged for tax evasion
21 Mar 2018 Updated Content Updated CRS XML Schema User Guide
20 Mar 2018 e-Tax Guide Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Industry: Tax Treatment of Research & Development and Intellectual Property-Related Expenditure (Third edition)
19 Mar 2018 e-Tax Guide GST: Guide for Property Developer
19 Mar 2018 Media Release Over $800 million in Wage Credits for more than 90,000 employers by March 2018
19 Mar 2018 New Content Survey on IRAS’ Publishing of Advance Rulings
16 Mar 2018 Tax Crime Three individuals to be charged for tax evasion of rental income
13 Mar 2018 Updated Content Overview of GST e-Filing Process
9 Mar 2018 e-Tax Guide Pioneer Incentive: Capital Allowances upon Expiry of Tax Relief Period (Third Edition)
5 Mar 2018 Updated Content FATCA Return Filing for Reporting Year 2017
28 Feb 2018 Updated Content Withdrawal of Administrative Concession to Apply a Lower Withholding Tax Rate on Related Party Services Performed in Singapore
27 Feb 2018 Updated Content Quick Guide to CRS Registration
27 Feb 2018 Media Release Singapore and Tunisia Sign Agreement for Avoidance of Double Taxation
23 Feb 2018 e-Tax Guide Income Tax: Transfer Pricing Guidelines (Fifth Edition)
20 Feb 2018 Public Consultation GST on Imported Services
19 Feb 2018 New Content Budget 2018 - Overview of Tax Changes
15 Feb 2018 Updated Content Scam Email Alert
14 Feb 2018 Updated Content Do I Need to Register for GST
14 Feb 2018 Updated Content Applying for GST Registration
13 Feb 2018 Updated Content New AEOI e-Services launched
12 Feb 2018 Tax Crime Promoter of PIC scam jailed 7 months for fraudulent PIC claims
9 Feb 2018 Tax Crime Former Singapore Customs Officer Convicted for Fraudulently Obtaining GST Tourist Refunds
7 Feb 2018 Media Release Public Advisory on Callers Impersonating IRAS Officers
5 Feb 2018 Updated Content New IRAS Public Key for preparing FATCA reporting packet
5 Feb 2018 Updated Content Scam Alert: Reports of callers impersonating as IRAS Officers
30 Jan 2018 Updated Content Claiming GST on Expenses for Qualifying Funds
25 Jan 2018 e-Tax Guide Tax Deduction for Expenses Incurred on Renovation or Refurbishment Works Done to Business Premises (Fourth edition)
19 Jan 2018 Tax Crime Company Director Convicted for Unlawful GST Collection
17 Jan 2018 New Content GST Bulletin Issue 15
12 Jan 2018 e-Tax Guide Income Tax Treatment Arising from Adoption of Financial Reporting Standard 115 (FRS 115) – Revenue from Contracts with Customers
12 Jan 2018 Updated Content Summary of Responses - Public Consultation on Income Tax Implications arising from the Adoption of Financial Reporting Standard 115 - Revenue from Contracts with Customers (FRS 115)
12 Jan 2018 Updated Content List of Reportable Jurisdictions for 2017 CRS reporting published
5 Jan 2018 Updated Content Updated instructions for reporting TIN data under FATCA
4 Jan 2018 Updated Content New Changes to Late Submission Penalty
2 Jan 2018 Media Release Revised Tax Agreement with Sri Lanka Enters into Force
2 Jan 2018 e-Tax Guide GST: Self-Accounting of GST by Listed REITS and their SPVs for Property Purchases (Third Edition)
2 Jan 2018 e-Tax Guide Property Tax: Guide for Hotel Owners and Operators (Second Edition)
1 Jan 2018 e-Tax Guide GST Guide on Purchase of Land for Residential Development (Second Edition)
1 Jan 2018 e-Tax Guide GST: Real Estate Agency Industry (Second Edition)
29 Dec 2017 Media Release Tax Agreement with Cambodia Enters into Force
21 Dec 2017 Tax Crime Two Foreigners Fined for GST Tourist Refund Fraud
15 Dec 2017 Media Release Wage Credit Scheme Payouts for 2018
8 Dec 2017 Media Release Tax Agreement with Ethiopia Enters Into Force
1 Dec 2017 e-Tax Guide Research and Development Tax Measures (Fifth edition)
24 Nov 2017 Updated Content IRAS CRS Registration FAQs
22 Nov 2017 Updated Content Summary of Responses: Public Consultation on Proposed Income Tax Treatment Arising from the Adoption of FRS 109 – Financial Instruments
22 Nov 2017 e-Tax Guide Income Tax: Income Tax Treatment Arising from Adoption of FRS 109 – Financial Instruments
16 Nov 2017 Tax Crime Fraudulent GST claims put company director in jail
8 Nov 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Guide For Visitors on Tourist Refund Scheme
8 Nov 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Electronic Tourist Refund Scheme (eTRS)
8 Nov 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Guide for Retailers participating in Tourist Refund Scheme
2 Nov 2017 Updated Content IRAS CRS FAQs
26 Oct 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Clarification on “Directly in Connection With” and “Directly Benefit”
23 Oct 2017 Media Release Corporate Tax Filing Season 2017- Filing the right way from the start
20 Oct 2017 Tax Crime Businessman Guilty of GST Fraud, Sentenced to 24 Weeks’ Imprisonment
13 Oct 2017 Updated Content XML Schema User Guide for CRS Return
11 Oct 2017 e-Tax Guide Avoidance of Double Taxation Agreements (DTAs)
9 Oct 2017 Tax Crime Research Fellow Convicted of GST Tourist Refund Fraud
22 Sep 2017 Updated Content New exchange relationships established under the CRS MCAA
15 Sep 2017 Tax Crime Two Individuals Will Be Charged in Court for Fraudulently Obtaining GST Tourist Refund
15 Sep 2017 Public Consultation Summary of Responses - Public Consultation on Draft GST Guide on Customer Accounting for Prescribed Goods
15 Sep 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Customer Accounting for Prescribed Goods
12 Sep 2017 Media Release Media Advisory: Public Alert on Scam IRAS Email
8 Sep 2017 Tax Crime Former Director of Engineering Company Sentenced to 2 Weeks’ Jail Term and a Penalty of $354,045.33 for Assisting in Income Tax Evasion
5 Sep 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: ASK Annual Review Guide
4 Sep 2017 Updated Content Approved Marine Fuel Trader (MFT) Scheme
31 Aug 2017 Updated Content Reporting SGFIs can now submit an application for CRS Registration
25 Aug 2017 Public Consultation Public Consultation on Common Reporting Standard e-Tax Guide
25 Aug 2017 Updated Content Draft IRAS CRS e-Tax Guide Released for Public Consultation
24 Aug 2017 Media Release IRAS Annual Report 2016/17
24 Aug 2017 New Content IRAS Annual Report FY2016/17
23 Aug 2017 New Content IRAS Co-Creation Grant
17 Aug 2017 Updated Content Reporting SGFIs can submit an application for CRS Registration from 31 August 2017
17 Aug 2017 Speech SMU-TA Centre for Excellence in Taxation Conference - Speech by Ms Indranee Rajah
11 Aug 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Approved Third Party Logistics Company Scheme
11 Aug 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Guide on Approved Import GST Suspension Scheme(1)
11 Aug 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Approved Contract Manufacturer and Trader (ACMT) Scheme (Twelve edition)
11 Aug 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Approved Refiner and Consolidator Scheme (ARCS) (Sixth edition)
8 Aug 2017 Public Consultation Income Tax Implications Arising from the Adoption of FRS 116 - Leases
3 Aug 2017 Media Release Singapore and Nigeria Sign Agreement for Avoidance of Double Taxation
27 Jul 2017 Updated Content Updates to FATCA webpage
21 Jul 2017 Tax Crime Former Manager of Export Business Jailed for GST Fraud - Penalty Is More Than Half A Million
21 Jul 2017 Tax Crime Wholesale Trader and Company to Pay Penalties of $169,194.60 and Fine of $5,000 for False PIC Claim
20 Jul 2017 Tax Crime Director Behind PIC Sham Convicted
18 Jul 2017 Updated Content Singapore and Switzerland Sign Agreement for Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information
12 Jul 2017 Updated Content Revised webpage on Claiming GST incurred Before GST Registration/ Incorporation
11 Jul 2017 e-Tax Guide Income Tax: Country-by-Country Reporting (Second Edition)
6 Jul 2017 Tax Crime Robotic Ice-Cream Machine Company Director Sentenced to 6 Weeks’ Jail for Evading GST
3 Jul 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Guide on Exemption of Investment Precious Metals (IPM) (Sixth Edition)
3 Jul 2017 New Content SME Cash Grant Final Payment by 31 Dec 2017
22 Jun 2017 Updated Content Singapore Signs Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement on Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information
21 Jun 2017 Media Release Singapore Signs Multilateral Competent Authority Agreements to Enhance Tax Co-operation on Exchange of Information
19 Jun 2017 e-Tax Guide GST: Guide on the Use of Business Premises by Third Party for Free
19 Jun 2017 e-Tax Guide GST Guide for the Aerospace Industry
12 Jun 2017 Updated Content Draft IRAS CRS Return XML Schema User Guide (For Public Consultation)
8 Jun 2017 New Content Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting
7 Jun 2017 Updated Content The Competent Authority Agreements for CRS with Denmark, Estonia, Lithuania and New Zealand entered into force on 5 June 2017
7 Jun 2017 Media Release Singapore To Sign The Multilateral Convention To Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures To Prevent Base Erosion And Profit Shifting
1 Jun 2017 New Content e-Filing for YA 2017 Form C-S and Form C are now available
24 May 2017 New Content Cut-off Date for Submitting Case-by-Case Application Prior to Incurring the IT and Automation Equipment Expenditure for YA 2018
4 May 2017 Updated Content Singapore and Spain Sign Agreement for Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information
27 Apr 2017 Tax Crime Robotic Ice-Cream Machine Dealer Convicted of False PIC Claim
27 Apr 2017 Updated Content Got 5 minutes? Help us improve our e-Services!
27 Apr 2017 New Content Technological Disruption in Tax Administration - An Interview with Mr Peter Green, OECD
24 Apr 2017 Public Consultation Draft GST Guide on Customer Accounting for Prescribed Goods
24 Apr 2017 Media Release Tax Season 2017 - Maintained Record High Overall On-Time Filing Rate of 96%
24 Apr 2017 Tax Crime Five Arrested, Fined and Jailed for Fraudulent GST Refund Claims and Money Laundering Charges
24 Apr 2017 Media Release Singapore and Latvia Sign Protocol to Amend the Agreement for Avoidance of Double Taxation
21 Apr 2017 New Content Taxpayer Survey 2017