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Budget 2018 Highlights for Startups


The recent budget announcement laid out several tax changes and innovation-related measures aimed at consolidating Singapore’s position as a hub for innovation in Asia.

Join us to hear from Deloitte’s Tax and Innovation team on the highlights, and gain insights into the implications of the proposed changes.

The session will cover these key areas:

  • What the reduced tax breaks mean for startups

  • How the changes to GST for e-commerce may affect your business

  • Opportunities via the Open Innovation Platform

  • Overseas expansion for mature startups through the Enterprise Development Grant


5.00pm Guest Arrival

5.30pm Welcome and Introduction

Presentation by Deloitte

Q&A with panel of speakers

6.45pm Networking

7.30pm End


Richard Mackender
Partner, Indirect Tax Services Leader
Deloitte Singapore and Southeast Asia

Liew Li Mei
Partner, Business Tax Services
Deloitte Singapore

Krisma Bhalla
Tax Senior Manager
Deloitte Singapore

Samuel Cammiss
SEA Innovation Group