Welcome to IFA Singapore Branch

About IFA

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The International Fiscal Association (IFA) is a non-governmental and non-sectoral international organization dealing with fiscal matters. Its objects are the study and advancement of international and comparative law in regard to public finance, specifically international and comparative fiscal law and the financial and economic aspects of taxation.

In support of IFA’s objects, the Singapore Branch holds regular seminars and seeks to provide a unique platform for discussion on international tax matters.


Branch Executive Committee Members
Chairman Shanker Iyer Iyer Practice Advisers
Deputy Chairman Pieter de Ridder Mayer Brown LLP
Treasurer Peter Godber Grant Thornton Singapore
Hon. Secretary Aileen Chung Ernst & Young Solutions LLP
Past Chairman Steve Towers Deloitte
Committee member Adrian Ball Ernst & Young Solutions LLP
Committee member Nico Derksen International Tax Management Pte Ltd
Committee member Mahesh Kumar Withers KhattarWong
Committee member Lim Cher Hui National University of Singapore
Committee member Eric Roose Withers KhattarWong
Committee member Dennis Schafer Loyens & Loeff
Committee member Sundareswara Sharma AC Fergusson Law Corporation
Committee member Sam Sim IBM
Committee member Allen Tan Baker & McKenzie

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

International Tax Dialogues
Discussion Moderator: Stephen Phua, National University of Singapore
Date: 29 Aug 2017, Tuesday
Topic: Section 33 and the GBF case

International Tax Dialogues
Discussion Moderator: Dennis Schafer, Loyens & Loeff Singapore LLP
Date: 14 Sept 2017, Thursday
Topic: Withholding tax in the era of BEPS, CIVs and the digital economy

International Tax Dialogues
Discussion Moderator: Tracey Kuuskoski & Hong Chan Kim , Ernst & Young LLP
Date: 27 Sept 2017, Wednesday
Topic: Is your business and tax function fit for a digital tax world?

International Tax Dialogues
Discussion Moderator: Vikna Rajah, Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
Date: 3 Oct 2017, Tuesday
Topic: Anti-avoidance measures of general nature and scope GAAR and other rules

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Membership Rates

Individual membership: S$180 per annum
To be an individual member, please click here

Corporate membership: S$380 per annum
To be a corporate member, please click here

Contact Us

c/o Shanker Iyer Consultants Pte Ltd
160 Robinson Road
#17-01 SBF Center
Singapore 068914

For additional information, please contact us at enquiries@ifasingapore.org or simply fill up the form below.