Category: Singapore

Tax Requirements When Expanding Your Australian Company To Singapore

May 20, 2021 | Matthew Marcarian

Singapore is often chosen as a regional business hub for Australian companies looking to expand into Asia or beyond. This is largely because Singapore is...

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Moving to Singapore: Understanding the Tax Differences

July 6, 2020 | Matthew Marcarian

As an Australian moving to Singapore there are a number of differences that you should be aware of in relation to taxation. Having an idea...

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Non-Residents Can No Longer Claim The CGT Main Residence Exemption

January 28, 2020 | Matthew Marcarian

On December 5th 2019 the contentious law denying non-residents the Capital Gains Tax (CGT) main residence exemption was passed. This means that the update we...

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Update on CGT Main Residence Exemption for expats

November 12, 2019 | Matthew Marcarian

Update: Since publication of this post the Bill has passed and is now law. The law passed is the Treasury Laws Amendment (Reducing Pressure on...

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Our Founder – John Marcarian – wins Expatpreneur Award

May 20, 2019 | Matthew Marcarian

Our Founder, John Marcarian, has won the prestigious Longevity Award in The Finder’s Expatpreneuer Awards 2019. The Expatpreneur Awards honour foreign-born entrepreneurs running successful expat-owned...

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Residency – Harding’s Appeal Victory

March 5, 2019 | Matthew Marcarian

The biggest personal tax residency case in 40 years just got bigger. The taxpayer Mr Glen Harding having lost his case in front of a...

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The Road to Oz

February 8, 2019 | Matthew Marcarian

Our Principal, Mathew Marcarian, together with our Managing Director in Singapore, Boon Tan, were recently featured in the STEP Journal* (a publication produced by STEP for...

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Permanent Place of Abode – Harding Appeals to common sense

July 24, 2018 | Matthew Marcarian

The taxpayer, Mr Harding has appealed to the Full Federal Court of Australia from a decision handed down on 8 June 2018 by Justice Derrington,...

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Australian Expats still awaiting decision on CGT change

July 24, 2018 | Matthew Marcarian

In our blog of 25 February this year we reported on what we consider to be highly inequitable capital gains tax changes that the Government has introduced...

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Removal of CGT Main residence exemption for Australian expatriates – disastrous tax changes now imminent

February 25, 2018 | Matthew Marcarian

As we reported in our blog last year – the Australian Government announced that it would remove the CGT main residence exemption for foreign residents....

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