Back By Popular Demand: Property Outlook 2013 Seminar

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I’ve been invited again to be a speaker at the upcoming ┬áProperty Outlook 2013 Seminar by Freemen. This seminar was held earlier in January 2013, but have been brought back Continue Reading →

The Benefits of the LLP

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During my presentations, I always like to emphasize the benefits of the LLP by telling the audience that “LLP is GOOD!” To recap, the following are some of the benefits Continue Reading →

The Advantages of Owning a Property Under a Company

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I am often asked if there are any benefits of owning a property under a company as compared to owning a property under individual name. Despite of its major disadvantage Continue Reading →

Real Property Gains Tax 101 (Part 2)

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Continuation from Real Property Gains Tax 101 (Part 1)   Exemptions Pursuant to Paragraph 2, Schedule 4 of the Real Property Gains Tax Act (RPGTA), an individual is entitled to Continue Reading →

Sale of Property: Income Tax or Real Property Gains Tax

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This is a presentation which I made on whether the sale of a property would attract Income Tax or Real Property Gains Tax. This presentation is an excerpt from my Continue Reading →

Real Property Gains Tax 101

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While property investors focus on how to maximize their claims for deduction against the rental income derived from their investment properties, many neglect to keep track of their allowable deductions Continue Reading →

Properties Wealth Creation Seminar

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On the 5th of January 2013, I was invited to speak at the Wealth Properties Creation Seminar which was attended by about 130 participants. This event was organised by GM Continue Reading →

Taxation Webinar for KC Lau

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I had the privilege of being asked by KC Lau www.kclau.com to be a speaker for one of his webinars. I was asked to share about the “Tax Issues Affecting Continue Reading →

Expenses Relating To Rental Of Real Property (Pt. 2)

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Having touched on the tax-deductible expenses, it is also important to know what expenses are NOT ALLOWABLE. Typically, initial expense is not allowed a deduction from income of letting of Continue Reading →

Expenses Relating To Rental Of Real Property (Pt. 1)

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The biggest grouse that a property owner has comes tax submission season will be the amount of taxes that he has to pay on his property rental income. He will Continue Reading →