SINGAPORE - With next year's Budget just three months away, the Finance Ministry (MOF) is asking Singaporeans and businesses for their suggestions on matters relating to taxes and public spending.
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Here is the press release from MOF:
The Ministry of Finance (MOF) is seeking the views of Singaporeans and businesses for their suggestions relating to taxes and public spending for Budget 2014.
Starting today, the public can visit the REACH Budget 2014 feedback exercise website to give their views online or join the discussion forums on Budget 2014. The feedback exercise runs from 22 November 2013 till 29 January 2014.
MOF and REACH have additionally launched the Listening Post, an open booth concept which allows the public to share their views on the budget. The Listening Post will be available on 3 and 4 December 2013 at the National Library Event Plaza (Level 1), Bras Basah Road from 11.00 am to 6.00 pm.
Senior Minister of State for Health and Manpower Dr Amy Khor and Senior Minister of State for Finance and Transport Mrs Josephine Teo will join Singaporeans at the MOF-REACH Pre-Budget 2014 conversation on 28 November 2013 to discuss ideas and suggestions for next year's Budget.
MOF and REACH welcome views and suggestions on issues that the public feels are relevant for Budget 2014. The feedback channels the public can use are:
- REACH Singapore Facebook (www.facebook.com/REACHSingapore)
- REACH Singapore Twitter (#SGBudget)
- Singapore Budget website @ www.singaporebudget.gov.sg (from 28 Nov)
- Email (email@example.com)
- Toll-Free Hotline at 1800-226-0806
- SMS to 9-SPEAK-UP (9-77325-87)