Changed job before 180 days - tax question

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Changed job before 180 days - tax question

Post by Bakulii » Fri, 02 Jan 2009 6:06 pm

Hi All,

Happy New Year everyone!

i started working in Singapore 1st July 2008 (on EP) but quit and joined another company in Nov.

As I was not working in Spore for more than 183 days, I had to pay the flat rate tax of 15% before I left the previous company.

My question: Since my total working days in 2008 is >183 days (ie previous + present company), will the Tax Dept re-calculate my tax based on the normal tier and make me top up only the difference for Tax Year 2008?

Thanks for your time in answering this quick question!

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Fri, 02 Jan 2009 8:51 pm

Quick answer.... Yes. And refund the difference.
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Post by Bakulii » Fri, 02 Jan 2009 11:21 pm

Thanks...more dollars for the missus to spend
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