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This guide has been prepared to assist those who are interested to do business in Malaysia.
UPDATED: Short-term Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA) – Tax Measures
As Malaysian enters the Recovery stage, an economic recovery plan known as Pelan Jana Semula Ekonomi Negara (PENJANA) has been introduced by the Government.
Short-term Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA) – Tax Measures
The spread of the Covid-19 has been a global challenge socially and economically, and Malaysia is not spared from the crisis. In order to overcome the Covid-19
Fifth extension of payment deadlines due to the RMCD
The Royal Malaysian Customs Department has recently announced another extension of payment deadlines to 30 June 2020. Penalties imposed on tax payments for the
UPDATED: Fourth extension of payment deadlines due to the RMCD
In view that the Movement Control Order is further extended to the fourth phase up until 12 May 2020, the deadlines for payments due to the Royal Malaysian
Additional measures of economic stimulus package
Further to the earlier Prihatin Rakyat Economic Stimulus Package, the Malaysia government announced additional measures valued at RM10 billion on 6 April 2020,
Filing of tax returns for foreign registered providers
The official system in the MySToDS portal for a foreign registered person (“FRP”) providing digital services to consumers in Malaysia to submit the returns,
Second Economic Stimulus Package 2020
A second economic stimulus package was announced by the Malaysia government on 27 March 2020 to strengthen the economy, as well as necessary measures to
FAQs issued by the IRBM during the MCO period
Following the implementation of the Movement Control Order for the period 18 March 2020 to 31 March 2020 (‘this period”), the Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia
Extension of various tax deadlines
Welcome to Tax Alert, Grant Thornton Malaysia’s newsletter on the latest tax updates and information.
Deferment of tax instalment payment and revision of income tax estimation
Welcome to Tax Alert, Grant Thornton Malaysia’s newsletter on the latest tax updates and information.
Tax Alert 11 March 2020
Welcome to Tax Alert, Grant Thornton Malaysia’s newsletter on the latest tax updates and information.

IRB should consider Tax Amnesty instead of much Higher Penalties

27 Apr 2017

The recent announcement by the Director General (DG) of Inland Revenue Board (IRB), Datuk Sabin Samitah, to enforce harsher penalties for income tax dodgers signals the intention of the IRB on going after chronic or hardcore tax defaulters.


Lifetime Achievement Award

23 Dec 2015

Dato’ NK Jasani was bestowed the Lifetime Achievement Award by ICAEW – KL City Chapter Malaysia recently. The award is a recognition and honour to Dato’ Jasani who has made significant contributions to the Accountancy profession in Malaysia.


Grant Thornton named 'Employer of the Year' by IAB

04 Nov 2015

For the second consecutive year, Grant Thornton has been named global 'Employer of the Year' by the International Accounting Bulletin (IAB). 


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