Past events


Past events

Real Estate Industry Taxation Workshop – Module 2

10 July 2017

On 10 July 2017, the second module of our Real Estate Industry Taxation Workshop series was held. During the workshop, our tax experts Tham Lih Jiun, Real Estate Tax Leader; Gan Sin Reei, Associate Tax Director; Andrew Gnoh Chee Kheong, Tax Group Leader; Jason Tey Soon Meng, Tax Manager; and, Chea Chan Yang, Assistant Tax Manager shared their knowledge and discussed withholding tax and permanent establishment, stamp duty, potential tax incentives for property developers and the common tax issues faced in the real estate industry.

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Tax Management Consulting Conference – Kuala Lumpur

12 July 2017

Inspired by global trends in the tax management sector, Deloitte Malaysia hosted the Tax Management Consulting Conference here at our Kuala Lumpur office for senior tax leaders of Malaysian companies on 12 July 2017.

During the conference, issues such as developing and implementing an effective tax governance and operating model, as well as responding to a broadening and deepening tax technology landscape was discussed by our tax experts Senthuran Elalingam, Asia Pacific Indirect Tax Clients, Markets & Industries Leader at Deloitte Malaysia; Richard Mackender, Tax Partner from Deloitte Singapore; Toh Hong Peir, Southeast Asia Energy & Resources Tax Leader at Deloitte Malaysia; and, James Paul, Tax Director, Global Tax Centre Asia from Deloitte Singapore.

Throughout the conference, practical applications of tax management trends for Malaysian-based businesses, including sharing insights on best practices and highlighting how we have seen technology used to manage tax was discussed as well.

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GST Appeal Tribunal Workshop (Penang)

28 July 2017

Deloitte Tax Academy organised a half-day workshop in Penang on 28 July 2017 to provide insights to business owners on the litigation of GST matters in Malaysia.

Topics such as appeal filing process – timeline and procedures, appealable and non-appealable GST matters, common errors and observations in filing an appeal, recent decisions of the GST Tribunal and their implications to businesses and the industrial sector were covered during the workshop.

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China and the Region's Economic Situation Forum - featuring Deloitte China's Chief Economist Xu Sitao

31 July 2017

Deloitte Malaysia’s Chinese Services Group (CSG) held a forum on China and the Region's Economic Situation on 31 July 2017 at our Kuala Lumpur office. Key speaker Xu Sitao, Deloitte China's Chief Economist, was specially invited to provide his views on China's economy, deleveraging policy options by China as well as lessons to learn from the Asian financial crisis.

Deloitte Malaysia's Country Tax Leader, Yee Wing Peng, who was there to moderate the forum, also mentioned that "China's restriction on capital outflows will only affect the short run, as the policy may be adjusted". Other guest speakers who were invited to the forum included Xiamen University Malaysia's principal adviser Fan Zhiquan and Deloitte Malaysia's intern Wang Mingxiang.

Approximately 70 participants from various China-based companies attended the half-day session.

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