Secretary

There are very few people as important for the company’s wellbeing as the corporate secretary – in Singapore, at least. If the officer knows the ropes, he can save you a lot of time and money. Learn how to pick the best company secretary and what he can do for you.

A collection of 6 posts

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How Does ACRA's Bizfile Work in Singapore?

As a Singapore entrepreneur, you, or more likely, your Corporate secretary, are going to interact with Bizfile regularly. Residents can access the directory themselves while foreigners need to hire an agent to do that for them. Here are some of the major activities your business might need

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How not to Hold Annual General Meetings

Annual General Meetings are important. Firstly, they are compulsory. Secondly, vital subjects are discussed there: during AGMs, shareholders approve financial statements. Without the shareholders’ approval, your business can’t meet the filing requirements.

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Roles and Responsibilities of Company Secretary in Singapore

The Company Secretary is responsible for your Singapore business compliance. You must appoint one within 6 months after incorporation.

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How to Change Corporate Secretary?

There are several red flags that tell you your current Corporate Secretary is not doing a good job: you have to wait for an answer for days, and follow up with reminders. You do not receive advice on regulation, and when you do it’s often unclear. You're unhappy with the price you pay.

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How do dividends work in Singapore?

You’ve made a profit and thinking about paying it out to shareholders. Here’s all you need to know about dividends in Singapore

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What are company secretary job responsibilities?

Once you’ve set up a company, you have 6 months to find a Corporate Secretary. But what are company secretary duties and functions? What are the Corporate Secretary responsibilities? A corporate secretary

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