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  • Breakfast Briefing on Transfer Pricing - Intangibles & BEPS

Breakfast Briefing on Transfer Pricing - Intangibles & BEPS

Date: Thursday, 6 April 2017
Time: 9 am to 10 am (Registration at 8.45 am)
BDO Tax Advisory Pte. Ltd
600 North Bridge Road
#17-01 Parkview Square
Singapore, Singapore  188778
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  • Summary
  • Programme

With the introduction of Actions 8-10 under the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) project, various Multinational Enterprises  (MNEs) would need to relook at their existing group structures to ensure that allocation of profits to companies within the MNE group is aligned with the economic activity that produces the profit.

One of the key guidance under the BEPS project on intangibles is that ‘legal’ ownership of the intangibles does not automatically entitle the owner to the allocation of residual profits in relation to the exploitation of the intangibles.

We have seen these concepts being asserted in the recently revised transfer pricing guidelines in Singapore and this has made it critical for businesses to be aware of developments which may impact their dealings with related parties, particularly in the intangible space.

We would like to invite you to a breakfast briefing session where transfer pricing experts from BDO Singapore would share with you how these recent changes could impact your Singapore business and overseas investments. Please find the details below:

Date:   Thursday, 6 April 2017
Time:   9:00 am – 10.00 am (Registration starts at 8.45 am)*
Venue: Nanyang Room, 600 North Bridge Road, #17-01 Parkview Square, Singapore 188778
Fee:    Complimentary (limited to two persons per organisation)


Note: Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis and you will be informed via email (nearer the event date) when your registration is confirmed.

*Actual time and duration may differ slightly.

The briefing session will cover:

  • Importance of identifying intangibles (with ‘specificity’);
  • Challenges for ‘legal’ owners of the intangibles;
  • Identifying value-creating functions in relation to the development, enhancement, maintenance, protection and exploitation of intangibles;
  • Presentation of case study by transfer pricing professionals from BDO
  • Q&A session