Senior Tax Specialist

Location Singapore
Discipline Manufacturing & Production
Job Reference BBBH104692_1630547326
Salary Negotiable
Consultant Name Stephanie Liew Wei Yien
Consultant Email
Consultant Contact No. 62328811
EA License No. 02C3423
Consultant Registration No. R1543248

Mission & Main Task

  • This position is responsible for responding to various tax-related issues to minimize tax risks
  • Review the validity of various tax filings and provide tax guidelines and standards for various trading activities both inside and outside the company based on a thorough understanding of the tax laws

Job Responsibilities
Tax Planning

  • Calculate the estimated annual corporate income tax and prepay the tax amount
  • Estimate the total amount of taxes except for income tax and cooperate with fund and liquidity planning departments

Tax Reporting

  • Devise periodic tax reporting to communicate with HQ

Tax declaration

  • Review tax laws (corporate income tax, property tax, and others) thoroughly and carry out declaration and payment
  • Review outsourcing of tax filings and oversee tax service providers

IP and Royalty Review

  • Review appropriate value for IP and royalties acquired by the client and decide the unit price
  • Review the appropriate ratio and settlement method when sharing IP with various stakeholders

Tax holiday and Tax Optimization

  • Manage the policy-determined tax exemption period
  • Propose initiatives to optimize tax based on a thorough understanding of the tax laws

Tax Guideline Provision

  • Provide preliminary tax guidelines for various transaction activities with internal and external stakeholders

General Tax Management

  • Establish constructive relationships with government agencies related to tax
  • Check invoices and contracts with vendors and other business partners to ensure compliance with tax laws

Response to Tax Audit

  • Respond to tax audits conducted by relevant authorities (national tax service, national customs service) if any
  • Consult with HQ's tax department in the tax audit process & assist HQ's tax audit

Job Requirement

  • Willing to grow and progress with the newly-established corporation
  • Pleasant personality with excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • High integrity and ethics
  • Capable of keeping up with complex and ever-changing tax laws and regulations


  • Bachelor's degree in business administration / tax / accounting
  • Minimum 8 years of tax experience (tax declaration, tax audit, etc.) (manufacturing industry preferred)

Professional Skills

  • Knowledge of local tax law and international tax
  • Certification in finance / accounting (CPA, CA, ACCA) / TAX(SCTP) preferred
  • Technical skills in writing tax report using SAP
  • Excellent communication skills: writing report and delivering presentations
  • Proficiency with MS Office

Stephanie, Wei Yien Liew EA License No.: 02C3423 Personnel Registration No.: R1543248

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