Malaysia: Additional guidance on service tax

Service tax policies effective 1 March 2024

Service tax policies effective 1 March 2024

The Royal Malaysian Customs Department (RMCD) on 29 March 2024 issued the following service tax policies (STPs), both of which are effective 1 March 2024:

  • Service Tax Policy 4/2024 in relation to logistic services
  • Service Tax Policy 3/2024 (Amendment No. 1) in relation to Groups A to E

Read a March 2024 report prepared by the KPMG member firm in Malaysia



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