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Quick facts about
Ultimate Budget 2014 Tax Planning & Latest Tax Updates



2 December 2013




Dr Choong Kwai Fatt



RM 1,380



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What is Covered ?

The Finance Minister Dato’ Sri Najib Razak will provide substantial tax incentives to boost up the service sector and manufacturing based industries . This is to spearhead the growth of the economy and also to increase domestic demand and leer external investor in Malaysia.

As GST is unlikely to be implemented within this two years, there is a possibility to widen up the service tax base. Corporate tax rate foreseen to drop by 2% while individual tax rate remain. This is an important budget after the government was given mandate to reside in Putrajaya for another five years, thus it is a BUDGET for appreciation and confidence boosting.


Outline Content of the Seminar

This workshop is structured with the objective of not just highlighting latest changes arising from Budget 2014. Our objective is to highlight various tax planning opportunity in respect of individuals and corporation, as well as our latest research in respect of transfer pricing audit.

The following is the big picture of topics covered:

1. Tax planning do and don’t on corporate restructuring with Budget 2014;
2. Tax incentives structures for tax efficiency and maximisation of shareholders’ interest;
3. Directors tax planning on gratuity and ill health exemption;
4. Tax planning on Sales Tax and Service Tax with budget 2014;
5. The do and don’t on transfer pricing methodology, transfer pricing documentation;
6. Latest case law on tax authority’s power to disregard tax planning transaction;
7. The thin line distinction between tax planning and tax evasion;
8. Gazette order issued in 2013 on double deduction and specific deduction;
9. Tax audit framework 2013, the pertinent tax implication on tax planning;
10. Tax planning for companies on RPGT; and
11. Sharing session with practitioners and business owners on issues arising from BUDGET 2014;

The content will be further enlarged to incorporate pertinent tax point arising from BUDGET 2014 proposals.
P.S.: We are open to suggestion. Tell us what the topic of interest to you. (Click here to access the suggestion Box)


Tax Planning & Managing Tax Risk

The primary focus of this seminar is on tax planning and managing tax risk. It is our annual catch up to exchange ideas with the leading tax specialist & speaker Dr Choong Kwai Fatt.


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Give Us Your Burning Tax Question

Would you like to have your burning tax concerns researched and resolved by the tax expert ? Do put down your concern and briefly narrate your scenario and submit it by clicking the button below, the top three most frequently asked topics will be selected and the solution to your question will be presented on an anonymous basis during the seminar for FREE.


Burning Question


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If your question is not covered as part of the course it can be covered during the 2 hours Q & A session is available at the end of the day.

Do feel free to suggest any topics of concerns to you (eg. GST, corporate restructuring, International financing). This is an annual tax planning course for you and I, as Synergy TAS is there as your partner in your path to mastering tax planning.

Program Timeline

Discover Budget 2014 and latest tax changes

Details for the LIVE EVENT


Monday, December 2nd, 2013

0900 Budget 2014 highlight & tax planning ideas (Part 1)
1030 Budget 2014 highlight & tax planning ideas (Part 2)
1100 Guazette order and public rulings highlight & tax planning ideas
1200 Budget 2014 in respect of RPGT, sales tax and service tax and its tax planningTax incentives structures for tax efficiency and maximisation of shareholders’ interest
1400 Tax planning do and don’t on corporate restructuring with Budget 2014Directors tax planning on gratuity and ill health exemption
1515 Latest tax case law on tax authority’s power to disregard tax planning transactionThin line distinction between tax planning and tax evasion
1615 The do and don’t on transfer pricing methodology, transfer pricing documentationTax audit framework 2013, the pertinent tax implication on tax planning
1700 Q & A SESSION


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Choose the right pricing for you.



Best Deal (GRAB THIS)

How we get this?
RM 1,380 – RM 100

Synergy TAS member get discount of RM 100.

How to be member? It is automatically granted, no application needed. As long as you or your colleagues from the same company / group of companies attended 2 or more seminars organised by Synergy TAS from October 2012 onwards.


Not a member but would like to enjoy this discount , just register for 5 or more participants concurrently.

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RM1,380 Retail price

You are just a step away from getting the latest tax planning ideas and update on latest tax changes.
We look forward to seeing you at the seminar.

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Meet Dr Choong Kwai Fatt live. He will reveal the latest ideas on tax planning not just on Budget 2014, we will cover planning opportunities arising from guazette order, public rulings and tax frameworks. We do not just provide the updates, we will highlight various tax planning ideas, traps and treats involve to minimise your tax risk. The topics covered ranges from Income tax, RPGT, transfer pricing, sales and service tax.

With opportunities to meet up with friends and peers whom are equally interested in updating and learning the latest tax treats and tricks. Networking and catch up on the latest development, sharing of ideas and various solutions.



Highlight of the event is the 2 hours Q & A session from 5 – 7 PM. Where participants will address their own tax concerns and get them answered by the tax expert himself. Various companies has find this to be extremely useful and practical, in view that each company is distinct and the opportunity to tap into the speaker’s insight on issues arising in their company is priceless.

In addition, the questions asked and addressed by Dr Choong is a great learning opportunity for all participants, an eye opener and enhanced our skills and experience exponentially.

Includes BUDGET 2014 MASTER COLLECTION: beautifully compiled, equiped with table of content, index (its a piece of cake to find which exact gazette order mention exemption order on child care).

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About Your Speaker

Get to know more about this wonderful speaker

DR CHOONG KWAI FATT has more than 24 years experience providing consultancy services to listed companies, audit firms and the Government. Dr Choong is a highly sought tax consultant. He is highly qualified with both professional accounting qualification and legal qualification. With chartered accountancy from 6 professional bodies and called to bar as an Advocate and Solicitor in Malaysia. Also an avid researcher equipped with a PhD in taxation.

He has won various awards for excellent in tax research and published articles in reputable journals in an outside Malaysia. He is appointed by the Ministry of Finance as one of the panel members reviewing tax reforms in Malaysia. His research works have been quoted in many tax cases and have influenced the formulation of tax policy in Malaysia.

He has a heart of gold and is passionate about helping the tax professionals, accountants, senior executive, lawyers and business owners to enhance in taxation skills, knowledge and wealth through tax planning. He is the expert of experts in terms of tax planning, where he provided advice and personally trained corporate accountants and professional firms on tax planning. Get ready to take good notes when your attend Budget 2014 tax planning seminar.

About The Venue

The seminar will be held in Ballroom, Level 5, The Gardens Hotel, Mid Valley City

Park in Zone B, Zone U or Premier parking zone which normally has adequate parking available or utilize the hotel valet option which is reasonably priced for all hotel guests.

Within the vicinity of one of Kuala Lumpur’s most popular shopping mall, it is  ideal for outstation participants to bring along family to spend a weekend in Mid Valley City followed by attending seminar on Monday.

Flat rate of RM 5 per entry with validation for parking in Zone B, U or Premier parking zone.

roadmap Address :

The Gardens, Mid Valley City, Lingkaran Syed Putra, 59200 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 603 2268 1188 • Fax: 603-2284 8998






Direction map in gardens mall

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