• Singapore’s Only Tax Conference for the Shipping Industry
  •  10+Expert Viewpoints
  •  18CPE Hours

“MCF Training Grant is available for eligible participants.
Please refer to www.mpa.gov.sg/mcf for information”. 


Asia’s Leading Conference on
Global Tax Optimisation for Shipping

As Tax regimes continue to change in an attempt to remain competitive and also have stringent regulations, the impact on corporate strategy is profound.

In this expert briefing, delegates will gain insights on recent updates, strategies and solutions for strategic as well as day-to-day tax challenges. In addition to BEPS, tax treaties, common structures for shipping and other practical issues, key proposed IFRS/IAS revisions under evaluation will be examined and explained on how they could affect your current business.


  • Pre Event Symposium – Tax Optimisation for Offshore Vessels
  • 2 Inclusive and Indepth Workshops on:
  • Transfer Pricing Documentation
  • Singapore Shipping Tax Updates and Practicalities

Gather and network with international and regional shipping line and offshore owners while learning from tax experts on how to optimize your taxation issues today.


What’s New in this 2016 Shipping Taxation Event:

  • International tax updates and implications for the maritime sector
  • Common Tax structures in practice for shipping
  • Navigate through the Complex Tax Treaties and Agreements to Minimize Tax Risks and Burdens
  • Learn and Apply Practical Steps to become BEPS Ready
  • Putting Transfer Pricing into Practice and Master TP Documentations in the Maritime Sector
  • Optimize your Tax Structures through Cross-border Tax Planning and Suitable Ownership Models
  • Special Focus on Recent IFRS Updates and Accounting Treatments – FRS 115 and IAS 17
  • Get Updates on Recent Case Law and Manage Tax Inquiries & Audits Successfully


Gain Key Insights from Taxation, Legal and Transfer Pricing Experts:

  • Mahip Gupta, Tax Director, PwC
  • Toh Boon Ngee, Partner – Tax, KPMG
  • Chester Wee, Partner, International Tax Services, Ernst & Young
  • Luis Coronado, Partner, International Tax Services, Ernst & Young
  • Siow Hui Goh, Partner – Tax Services, Ernst & Young
  • Daniel Ho, Tax Partner, Deloitte & Touche
  • Richard Mackender, GST Service Line Leader, Deloitte & Touche
  • Loh Eng Kiat, Partner-Tax, Baker Tilly TFW
  • Harsh Shah, Associate Director, BDO Tax Advisory
  • Gene Kwee, Head of Tax, Mazars
  • Ramchand N Jagtiani, Partner - Head of Tax, RT
  • Andrew Chua, Head of Quality Control and Technical Partner, RT
  • Douglas Fone, Managing Director – Asia, Quantera Global
  • Chérie Lehman, Partner, TP Services
  • Liu Hern Kuan, Partner-Tax, Rajah & Tann

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