Tax & Revenue

GST to be Zero-Rated starting June 1

Date: 16 May 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

KUALA LUMPUR, May 16 (Bernama) - The Finance Ministry announced that starting from June 1, 2018, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be zero-rated for all goods and services in Malaysia until further notice. In a statement today, the ministry said the move does not include the goods and services listed in the Goods and Services Tax (Exempt Supply) Order 2014, which will remain exempted from GST.

"At the same time, businesses must ensure that prices of goods and services comply with the Price Control and Anti-Profiteering Act 2011 at all times," it said.

For more information, interested parties can contact the Royal Malaysian Customs Department at 1-300 88 8500 or 03-7806 7200.

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