The Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) and the OECD are pleased to announce that the first Regional GST/VAT Conference for the Asia-Pacific region will take place on 22 and 23 May 2013 in Singapore. Leading experts from both tax authorities and the professional/business community will explore GST/VAT policy and technical issues arising from international trade in services and intangibles, and more. More information/registration.
Conclusions from Global Forum on VAT
First OECD Global Forum on VAT confirms the need for an international standard on the VAT-treatment of international trade.