CCO joins EY ASEAN Tax webcast

SGV Tax Partner Cheryl C. Ong (CCO) was one of the speakers at the EY ASEAN Tax webcast last 17 September. The webinar covered how ASEAN companies and potential investors can optimize their investments in Malaysia, the Philippines and Myanmar. The presenters discussed how businesses can benefit from a global investment strategy on relocation and expansion, maximizing the benefits of COVID-19-related incentives in the three countries.

CCO presenting at the EY ASEAN Tax webcast

CCO discussed key points and relevant issues in investing in the Philippines and provided an overview of Philippine tax incentives, emphasizing the recent proposed tax reforms and items under the 2017 Investment Priorities Plan (IPP). She also discussed local COVID-19-related incentives under Republic Act No. 11469 or the Bayanihan to Heal as One Act.

Other speakers included EY ASEAN Tax Leader Amarjeet Singh; EY Global Incentives, Innovation and Location Services Leader Brian R. Smith; and EY Myanmar Tax Director Phyo May Thaw.