Exemption from Withholding Tax for Services

Exemption from Withholding Tax for Services rendered and performed outside Malaysia

Exemption from Withholding Tax for Services rendered and performed outside Malaysia Effective 6 September 2017, the Government through the Income Tax (Exemption) (No.9) Order 2017 (P.U. (A) 323) dated 23 October 2017, exempts non-resident person from payment of income tax in respect of income from services which are rendered and performed by the person outside…

Malaysia to impose Tourism Tax from July

Malaysia to Impose Tourism Tax from July

Malaysia to Impose Tourism Tax from July Malaysia will begin imposing tourism tax from July onward and not in August as planned earlier. According to Malaysian Tourism and Culture Minister Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz the money collected would be used to promote Malaysia overseas and refurbish tourism facilities. “The tax is necessary as the ministry…