20 JUL - AMCHAM Customs & Excise CMTE: The New Excise Tax & Its Implications

  • Thursday, July 20, 2017
  • 08:30 - 13:00
  • Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit, Ballroom

*AustCham members are invited to attend this Customs & Excise Committee event organised by AMCHAM*

The new Excise Act has been announced in the Royal Gazette on 20 March 2017 and will be effective on 16 September 2017 which is less than 100 days to come. The main changes of the new Excise Act covers changes of tax structure including tax rate.

The new calculation will be on RRSP (recommended retail sell price) instead of CIF price for import goods or ex-factory price for goods manufactured locally. The report system has been changed to reflect such calculation. In order to be able to comply with such changes and to reflect back the issues of the business operators to the Excise Department, the Customs and Excise Committee would like to invite all AMCHAM member to join the seminar on the new Excise Act.

Deputy of Minister of Finance, Wisutr Srisuphan will open the seminar, and Khun Nuttakorn Uthensutr, Director of Tax Planning, Excise Department will speak on the new Excise Act.

We will also have representatives from automotive, alcohol and non-alcohol companies to be panelists to discuss about perspective of the business and questions and answer session.

Put up your voice and be prepared ahead for the changes.

Meeting Agenda:
8:30 am      Registration
9:00 am      Opening speech: Wisudhi Srisuphan, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Finance
9:15 am      Revolution of the new Excise Law: Nutthakorn Utensute, Director Planning Bureau, Excise Department
10:30 am    Coffee break
10:45 am    Panel discussion from various industries
11:30 am    Questions and Answer
12 noon       Lunch
1:00 pm      End

Date and time: July 20, 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

Location: Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit, Ballroom II (BTS Asoke / MRT Sukhumvit)

Cost: THB 1,800 for AustCham members and THB 2,500 for non-members and walk-ins  (includes coffee break and buffet lunch)

Booking & prepayment: direct to kittie@amchamthailand.com or Tel: 02-254-1041 ext. 226

Booking deadline: July 18