You can almost hear the groans about filing of taxes from everyone. It’s time to do your income tax again, everyone! (do it before 30th April!) For new tax-payers, we’re going to make it easy for you with an easy-to-use guide. Starting from tax paying eligibility to the great benefits you can get from filling your taxes online – read on!
How to file your personal income tax online in Malaysia:
Gone are the days of queuing up in the wee hours of the morning at the tax office to complete your filing. You can now pay your taxes and get your tax returns online (or through other methods). This will save you time and frustration by keeping you away from the crowds.
The infographic below will help you:
A first-timer’s easy guide to filing taxes 2019
Register at LHDN
If you are newly taxable, you must register an income tax reference number.
Register at the nearest IRBM (Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia)/LHDN (Lembaga Hasil Dalam Negeri) branch OR register online at hasil.gov.my
Provide copies of the following documents:
Latest salary statement (EA/EC form) or pay slip
Identification Card (IC) / police IC / army IC / international passport