Jill Lim, Deloitte Singapore, is a tax partner and leads the global employer services (GES) practice in Singapore and Southeast Asia (SEA). She began her career with the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) before joining Deloitte Singapore and is now instrumental in the establishment of the dedicated GES practice in Singapore and SEA. Under her leadership, the GES practices in Singapore and SEA have more than doubled their sizes and have continued to grow and expand on the service scope to provide more strategic, proactive and value-added support to clients in Singapore and the region.
Jill has extensive tax experience serving local, multinational, listed companies, and their employees in Singapore and the Asia Pacific region spanning various industries. She is also serving several high-net-worth individuals in Singapore. Her forte is in advising on the structuring of cross-border assignments, remuneration packaging, tax equalisation, pension issues, and taxation of equity and deferred compensation. With the focus in many countries on restriction of immigrations of foreign hires and the linkage between individual tax and immigration, Jill has also been involved in advising on complicated immigration matters and in overseeing the immigration services that are provided by the team in Singapore. She has assisted many companies in liaising with the IRAS on the ruling requests relating to the tax treatment of transactions and compensation items, and in the voluntary disclosure programmes to mitigate tax risk, etc. for the companies and their employees.
Jill is an active speaker and participant at external seminars, clients' events and the various GES conferences and roadshows held in SEA, Asia Pacific, Europe and the US.
Jill has a bachelor's degree in accountancy from the National University of Singapore. She is a certified accountant with the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) and is a member of the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals (SIATP).
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