Singapore: the future of Asia

This tiny island nation is your gateway to doing business with not just Southeast Asia but the world at large.

TMF Singapore has helped businesses large and small set up or invest in the country swiftly, safety and efficiently since 1999. Our experts on the ground help clients navigate local laws, regulations, processes and requirements.

As an approved trustee company regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore, we provide a range of trust services to private and corporate clients as well as accounting and tax, HR, payroll and corporate secretarial services.

Our local experts are qualified professionals and members of all key institutes and associations. 

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SUMMARY OF KEY SERVICES:

TMF Singapore’s full range of services include:

  • Accounting and tax: We take care of local statutory bookkeeping, full consolidated accounts and management reporting to relevant local and international standards. We also help you manage your tax and reporting obligations.
  • Capital markets: We provide support to capital market transactions at local level and on a global scale. We help to manage and administer a wide range of transactions, from a simple escrow to a complex multi-tranche securitization, a project finance transaction or a syndicated loan. We can also help direct lenders in need of support to administer their loan portfolio.
  • Corporate secretarial: We can manage recurring compliance filings, routine corporate changes and retrieve any official corporate documents from official registries.
  • Fund services: We work with structures across the full investment spectrum, from private equity and real estate funds, to trade financing, debt and fund of fund structures.
  • Governance: We help you stay compliant, manage your risk and regulatory obligations including your local legal requirements for Common Reporting Standard (CRS), Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), Know Your Customer (KYC), CbCr notification, Master File / Local File and Ultimate Beneficial Owner (UBO) register.
  • HR and payroll: We help you to apply and implement international policies in employment contracts and handbooks, and pay your staff in compliance with local law.
  • Private clients: We incorporate and maintain asset holding vehicles for personal investments and provide related bookkeeping and cash management services.

Local services

TMF Singapore’s additional services include:

  • Company formation, striking off and liquidation, 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.
  • Localised electronic HRP services such as e-Payslip, e-Leave, e-Claim, Time and Attendance and Timesheet.
  • Management of compliance, risk and regulatory obligations for the Singapore Financial Reporting Standards (SFRS), International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), and Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS)-related regulations.

RECENT AWARDS

Our recent awards and certifications:

  • ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified – TMF Singapore adheres to the leading international standard for data security and information management
  • Singapore’s Outsourced Service Providers Audit Report (OSPAR) and ISAE 3402 attestation
  • HR Vendors of the Year 2019 Award - Best HR Outsourcing Service Provider (Gold), Best Payroll Outsourcing Partners (Silver)

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