All Articles With Category : Budgets & Tax

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Budget 101: How to Create a Personal Cash Flow Statement

This will be the third part of our ongoing series on personal financial statements. The topic this time is your personal cash flow statement. If you’ve read our previous entries on making a personal income statement and creating a personal balance sheet, you already have a good system in place to keep you financially healthy. […]

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How to Save up to RM6000 on Taxes This Year

In Malaysia, many people make the mistake of forgetting to pay their taxes, only to remember when the back-taxes have already piled up. While some manage to pay it off, others end up having to seek financial aid from loan companies.

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Everything You Need to Know About Filing Your Income Tax [INFOGRAPHIC] 

It’s tax season yet again! Chances are that right at this very moment, tons of people are in a mad dash to fill out their paperwork and wrestle with fuzzy math as they complete their annual obligation to the government. If you count yourself as part of this addled throng, have no fear! CompareHero has […]

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Budget 101: How to Create a Personal Balance Sheet

Welcome to Part 2 of our ongoing series on personal financial statements. If you have read the first part of this series you should now have a solid understanding of what an income statement is, how it is created and how it can benefit you.

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Budget 101: How to Make a Personal Income Statement

Many of us know that it is smart to keep track of our finances and have insight into how and where we are spending our money, but how many of us actually do it? Where do you start? Over the course of this series, we will introduce you to a few straightforward financial concepts that […]

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[2017 Tax Planning] Start to record these early, Don’t wait until year end

Every one of us can’t run away from two things in life, one is death, another is tax. Since this is the fact of life, let’s deal with it bravely this year (I mean tax). Anyway, it’s good that you’re obliged to pay income tax because it means that your income ‘qualified’ you as a […]

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Malaysians Share Their True Feelings about Budget 2017

It has been two weeks since the announcement of Budget 2017, and there have been both cheers and disapproval expressed by the public. After the dust has settled, CompareHero.my interviewed Malaysians to find out what they truly feel about Budget 2017, along with their suggestions on what can be done better.

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Budget 2017: What do the experts say?

With Malaysia’s Budget 2017 announced last week, many are still wondering and anticipating the impact of these policies put in place by the government, especially in combating the rising costs of living.

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Key Updates: Budget 2017 Malaysia

The much anticipated Budget 2017 is being tabled today. Key updates from CompareHero.my.

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All You Need To Know For 2016 Income Tax Filing [INFOGRAPHIC]

Its tax season again, folks! But don’t fret,or get stressed up about it. Here’s a handy guide to 2016’s Income Tax filing, along with all the important information you need to know about filing your income tax.

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Budget 2016 Revised: What You Need To Know

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak announced the revision for Budget 2016 today. When the Budget 2016 was announced last year on October 23, it was based on the price assumption of crude oil at US$48 (RM204) per barrel.

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Everything You Need To Know About BR1M 2016

Do you qualify for 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) 2016? Wondering how much the payout is for next year? Get all the information you need about it right here.

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Key Highlights Of Malaysia Budget 2016 [INFOGRAPHIC]

Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak tabled the highly anticipated Malaysia Budget 2016 on 23rd October.  The Malaysia Budget 2016, themed “Prospering the Rakyat” is the first under the 11th Malaysia Plan which will chart Malaysia’s development until the year 2020. The Prime Minister also made some clarification before tabling of the budget commenced, […]

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5 Things You Should Know Now about Budget 2016

In anticipation for Budget 2016 which will be tabled by Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on October 23rd, the second Finance Minister, Datuk Seri Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah has mentioned some key points that the government will be unveiling.

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Budget 2014: What’s in it for the Malaysian youth?

Concern over the welfare of young Malaysians have been raised after Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib made the Budget 2014 announcement last Friday. Groups pointed out that next year’s budget lacked opportunities to resolve socio-economic problems being faced by the youth, the most glaring of which include lack of better employment opportunities and debt.  The […]

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Budget 2014: A Difficult Act for Government

  The 2013 budget for Malaysia was designed to win votes, from BR1M and cellphone rebates to reduced costs on repayment loans for students and many more. So has this been a year to take advantage of and now we need to repay the losses? With warnings from international analysis about tightening up and making the […]

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