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Income Tax FAQs

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For incorporation of your Singapore Company, we have prepared a list of frequently asked questions by both foreign and local clients. You may also refer to ACRA, Singapore's Company Registry.


I'm in Singapore for less than 183 days. What do I need to know about my tax?

You are considered a non-resident. As a non-resident:

  • You will only be taxed on all income earned in Singapore.
  • You will not be entitled to tax reliefs.
  • Your employment income will be taxed at a flat rate of 15% or the progressive resident rates, whichever results in a higher tax amount.
  • Director’s fees and other income such as rent earned in or derived from Singapore will be taxed at the prevailing rate of 20% (22% from Year of Assessment 2017).

When filing income tax, please fill in Form M (Income Tax Return for Non-Residents).

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