Payroll & Compliance – SEA Quarterly Chronicles – July 2021

In this edition, learn about key legislative updates for Philippines (PH) and Singapore (SG) from April to June 2021. These include:

  • Latest Guidelines on Filing BIR Forms (PH)
  • The BIR department has Updated the list of BIR Forms. These forms are now available for use/download, whichever is applicable, in

    1) Electronic Filing and Payment System (eFPRS)

    2) Offline Electronic Bureau of Internal Revenue Forms (eBIRForms ) Package v.7.8; or

    3) BIR website ( under the Forms Section

    To read more, please refer to the official notification.

The newsletter also covers some other topics:

  • New reporting COVID Compliance and Promotion of COVID 19 Vaccine (PH)
  • Social Security System Premium Contribution Rate Hike is Suspended for 2021 (PH)
  • Benefit Package for SARS CoV 2 Testing (PH)
  • Higher Foreign Worker Levy (FWL) Rebates for Construction, Marine Shipyard and Process Sectors (SG)
  • Increase of CPF Contribution Rates for Senior Workers (SG)
  • Waiver of Foreign Worker Levies for Migrant Workers (SG)

For more details, you can also download the newsletter by filling in the form on the right.

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