An Introduction to Doing Business in Singapore 2021 – New Publication from Dezan Shira & Associates
With its favorable taxation policies and strategic position within Southeast Asia, Singapore offers foreign investors competitive and unprecedented access to the Asian market. Businesses operating in Singapore enjoy over 80 double taxation avoidance agreements, significant tax deductions, and numerous free trade agreements with neighboring Asian nations.
In addition to its political and economic stability, Singapore stands as a prominent financial center within the ASEAN region. For investors with an international business scope, Singapore offers direct access to the global market. Geographically, Singapore is positioned among several thriving Southeast Asian economies, as well as the markets of China and India. The city-state has sought to mirror international business and trade standards, such as those presented by the World Trade Organization and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.
Whether hoping to establish a holding company, branch office, or regional headquarters, Singapore offers foreign investors a powerful advantage in terms of business opportunities, government incentives, and trade relation benefits.
This publication, designed to introduce the fundamentals of investing in Singapore, was compiled by Dezan Shira & Associates, a specialist foreign direct investment practice providing corporate establishment, audit, business advisory, tax advisory and compliance, accounting, payroll, due diligence, and financial review services to multinationals and small- and medium-sized enterprises investing in emerging Asia.
An Introduction to Doing Business in Singapore 2021 covers the following:
- Corporate establishment;
- Tax and accounting;
- Human resources and payroll; and
- Audit and compliance.
ASEAN Briefing is produced by Dezan Shira & Associates. The firm assists foreign investors throughout Asia and maintains offices throughout ASEAN, including in Singapore, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, and Da Nang in Vietnam, Munich, and Esen in Germany, Boston, and Salt Lake City in the United States, Milan, Conegliano, and Udine in Italy, in addition to Jakarta, and Batam in Indonesia. We also have partner firms in Malaysia, Bangladesh, the Philippines, and Thailand as well as our practices in China and India. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website at www.dezshira.com.