The Royal Malaysian Customs Department (“RMCD”) has uploaded a Tourism Tax Policy to recap the exemption of Tourism Tax announced by the Government earlier as well as amendments to two Service Tax Policies on its official portal. Please click on the above header links for a copy each of the policies.
Set out below are the salient points:-
Tourism Tax Policy No. 1/2021
Amendment (No.2) to Service Tax Policy No. 9/2020
Amendment to Service Tax Policy No. 2/2019
Our highlights are intended to provide a general overview of the key proposed tax changes and should not be used or relied upon as a substitute for detailed advice or as a basis for formulating business decisions.
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Ng Sue Lynn
Dato’ Tan Sim Kiat
Yap Choon Ling