More collaboration on tax front can help Asean nations: Experts

Harmonising rules will help region tap growth opportunities, says EY

Asean countries can benefit from closer collaborations on tax matters, especially in the face of rising protectionism, tax experts said.

As multinational firms reorganise global supply chains to cope with trade barriers, more investment and manufacturing activity could find its way to Asean, said tax practitioners from professional services firm EY.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 29, 2018, with the headline 'More collaboration on tax front can help Asean nations: Experts'. Print Edition | Subscribe