TMF Singapore

Providing critical compliance and administrative services in Singapore and around the world

TMF Singapore has a strong international management team of specialists in accounting, legal, tax, payroll and HR.

Established in 1999, our Singapore office works with businesses of all sizes who wish to set up or expand their business operations in Singapore and beyond.

Our team of experienced professionals can help you to incorporate or invest quickly, safety and efficiently.

Our services

Flexible delivery of bookkeeping, accounts, management reporting and tax services to local and international standards, keeping you compliant

One of the largest independent administrators of structured finance entities in the world, with teams in all key onshore and offshore locations

We support full fund lifecycles with global solutions tailormade for each client, creating value and operational efficiency for asset managers

Our expertise in corporate secretarial, regulatory compliance and fiduciary services can help you manage and maintain entities across borders

We simplify global payroll operations and HR transformation with fully managed and standardised payroll processing alongside HR admin support

Our services for private clients and their extended families cover all requirements, from complex cross-border assets to succession planning

Local services

In addition to our portfolio of global services, TMF Singapore’s additional services include:

Global entity management and HR services

Company formation, striking off, pre- and post-IPO arrangements, provision of a corporate or personal director, bank account opening, work pass and permanent residence applications, ESOS and ESPP scheme management as well as CorpPass application and maintenance.

GST health checks

Including review of the fulfilment of compliance requirements in the areas of indirect tax (frequency, mode, filing and payment deadlines) and e-filing of GST F7 (where required).

Localised electronic HRP services

Such as e-Payslip, e-Leave, e-Claim, time and attendance and timesheets.

Accounting and tax

Management of compliance, risk and regulatory obligations for the Singapore Financial Reporting Standards (SFRS), International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) and related regulations.

Fund services

As an independent third-party fund administrator, our specialist team at TMF Singapore offers solutions for fund managers to support the entire lifecycle of your fund - from setup to liquidation, as well as underlying SPV entities.

We’ll help you execute your strategy and grow your fund business at every stage. We focus on five asset classes: real estate, private equity, private debt, infrastructure and venture capital.

  • Onboarding
  • Fund launch and establishment (Singapore/Cayman/BVI)
    • Limited partnerships
    • Variable capital companies (VCC)
    • Private limited companies
    • Unit trusts
  • Fund administration
  • Investor relation services (registrar and transfer agency)
  • Investor KYC services (AML/KYC processes)
  • Tax compliance services
  • Regulatory reporting services (FATCA, CRS)
  • Bank account management services
  • Management Company, GP and SPV services:
    • Domiciliation
    • Directorship services
    • Corporate secretarial services
    • Accounting and tax compliance services
    • Bank account management services

Doing business in Singapore

Country profile

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Doing business in Singapore

Key requirements you should be aware of

Office locations


TMF Singapore H Pte. Ltd., TMF Trustees Singapore Ltd.
South Beach Tower, 38 Beach Road, #29-11

T: +65 6808 1616
T: +65 6808 1600
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ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified - TMF Singapore adheres to the leading international standards of data security and information management.


Patrice Lo

Managing Director, Singapore
Market Head - Singapore, Malaysia, Australia & New Zealand

Albert Porta

Head of Business Development Asia Pacific

Patrick Na

Market Head of Business Development Singapore and Malaysia


TMF Singapore is OSPAR certified

TMF Singapore H Pte. Ltd. is an Outsourced Service Provider Audit Report (OSPAR) attested service provider for its HR and payroll outsourcing services.

This means that TMF Singapore H Pte. Ltd. has achieved at least a minimum standard of controls and measures laid out by the Association of Banks in Singapore’s (ABS) Guidelines on Control Objectives and Procedures for Outsourced Service Providers (OSPs) operating in Singapore and willing to service financial institutions.

The OSPAR audit includes entity-level controls (eg control environment, risk assessment), general information technology controls (eg backup and disaster recovery, network and security) and service controls (eg record maintenance and reporting).

ISAE 3402 Type II Qualification

ISAE 3402 Type II Qualification

ISO/IEC 27001 Certification

ISO IEC 27001 Certification


What sets our
services apart?

More than 50 years’
experience helping
companies to expand
and operate

A global leader and the
only provider capable of
bundling corporate
secretarial, payroll, and
accounting services

One firm, with a global
master service
agreement, consistent
service and

We make a complex
world simple

TMF Group is a leading provider of critical administrative services, helping clients invest and operate safely around the world.

With more than 10,000 colleagues in 125 offices across 86 jurisdictions, all working to the same high standards of service and security, we provide our clients with local expertise where it is needed most. Our locations cover 92% of world GDP and 95% of FDI inflow.

We are a key part of our clients’ governance, providing the accounting, tax, payroll, fund administration and legal entity management services essential to their success. We make sure rules are followed, reputations protected and operational compliance maintained.

Our global service model and technology platform put our clients in control of their portfolio of entities and global locations. The data insights we deliver keep them on top of emerging regulation, the status of their own activity and any points of risk.

We serve corporates, financial institutions, asset managers, private equity and real estate investors, and family offices. Our clients include the majority of the Fortune Global 500, FTSE 100 and top 300 private equity firms.

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