Best Way to Travel Around Singapore with a Pet

Travelling around Singapore is relatively convenient because it’s a small country and you can get to almost anywhere with public transport. It only becomes inconvenient when you have children to travel around with....

Where Should You Stash Your Savings?

Expats are often faced with the predicament of wondering what to do with their savings. Should they send them home, should they keep them in the country where they reside, or should they invest...

5 Main Costs of Health Care in Singapore

If you’ve recently arrived in Singapore, you may have realised that life in the Red Dot can be quite expensive. The cost of childcare, schools, apartment rentals, and transport can add up quickly. But...

Expat Separation and De Facto Relationships

Am I in a "de facto" relationship and why does it matter? If you are an expat who is not married, but in a serious relationship, you may be surprised to hear that under Australian...

Moving Made Easy for Smaller Shipments to Australia

              If you are a single professional, a newly married couple or have a young family you probably won’t have enough items to fill up a full container. You may have decided to leave your...

A Guide to Social Media – don’t get caught out in court

Involved in a family law dispute? Think before you post! During a parenting or property matter, Courts of Law have considered a variety of social media posts as evidence in reaching life-changing decisions in...

3 Reasons Why You Must Send Money to Australia Now  

Sometimes our professional or personal commitments take us to lands afar. Even in the hustle and bustle of expat life, we have commitments back home and a considerable amount of these include financial transactions....

Capital Gains Tax Principal Residence Exemption – Disastrous Changes for Expatriates

With an established network of offices around the globe, Australasian Taxation Services (ATS), continues to dominate as the leading Australian expatriate and property tax firm, having serviced thousands of international and Australian based clients. In...

Keep your Home Cool with Blinds and Curtains

Are you feeling the heat? Singapore is characterised by a hot and humid climate, so we understand that it can be hard to keep your home cool during the warmest times of year. However, there...

Australian Land Tax & Stamp Duty Changes

With an established network of offices around the globe, Australasian Taxation Services (ATS), continues to dominate as the leading Australian expatriate and property tax firm, having serviced thousands of international and Australian based clients. Australian...