Singapore Withholding Tax – Are You Equipped to Handle It?

Thursday, Jun 20, 2019, 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
RSM Office 8 Wilkie Road #03-08 Wilkie Edge, Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Singapore Withholding Tax – Are You Equipped to Handle It?

Businesses face the daunting challenge of managing complex withholding tax compliance obligations in Singapore as cross-border transactions increase. Transactions with overseas parties may be subject to withholding tax depending on various considerations. Incorrect withholding tax deductions can result in hefty penalties.

Join our half-day seminar and hear from our tax specialists on basic local withholding tax requirements. Learn how to effectively manage your organisation’s withholding tax risks and obligations, while avoiding potential tax penalties. You will also gain a better understanding of challenges and pitfalls that may arise when dealing with withholding tax.



  • What is withholding tax?
  • Types of payments subject to withholding tax requirements
  • Concept of permanent establishment
  • Deemed sources of income – Section 12 of the Income Tax Act
  • Administrative procedures – Sections 45 and 45A of the Income Tax Act
  • Deadline for payment of withholding tax
  • Penalties



Date 20 June 2019 (Thursday)
Time 2:00pm – 6:00pm (registration starts at 1:30pm)

RSM Office
8 Wilkie Road
#03-08 Wilkie Edge
Singapore 228095 

Take the lift at Lobby 1 (facing Han's Café) to level 3

Getting there:
For directions to the seminar venue, please refer to the map here.

Entrance to the carpark – along Wilkie Road
Parking fee (Mon – Fri) – S$1.40 per half hour (until 6pm)

Little India / Dhoby Ghaut / Bugis / Rochor

Fee per pax

(Incl. GST)

RSM Tax Clients*: 1 x complimentary seat per company / group of companies, S$100 for each subsequent registrant

Public*: S$100 per registrant

*Limited to 2 registrants per company / group of companies

Who should attend Chief Financial Officers, Finance Directors, Financial Controllers, Accountants and Tax Personnel who are involved in accounting and tax matters for their businesses
Organiser RSM
CPE hours 4



For enquiries, please call Rashidah Begum at 6594 7314 or email