logolhdn
Official Portal
Inland Revenue Board Of Malaysia
Home / Tax Chargeability

Am I taxable?

An individual who earns an annual employment income of RM25,501 (after EPF deduction) has to register a tax file.

With effect year 2010 an individual who earns an annual employment income of RM26,501 (after EPF deduction) has to register a tax file.

With effect year 2013 an individual who earns an annual employment income of RM30,667 (after EPF deduction) has to register a tax file.

Nevertheless, with effect year 2015 an individual who earns an annual employment income of RM34,000 (after EPF deduction) has to register a tax file.

If the employee is eligible for STD deduction, he is advised to register an income tax file before STD is implemented.

What should I do if my income is taxable?

Application to register an income tax reference number can be made at the nearest IRBM branch.

Documents Required For Registration

  • A copy of the latest Salary Statement (EA/EC Form) or latest Salary Slip
  • A copy of Identification card (IC) / police IC / army IC / international passport
  • A copy of marriage certificate (if applicable)

You can also register an Income Tax reference number via e-Daftar.

Chargeability of Income Tax for Foreigners

If you are a foreigner employed in this country you must give notice of your chargeability to the Non-Resident Branch or the nearest IRBM branch within 2 months of your arrival in Malaysia.

Scope of Taxation

An individual who is resident in Malaysia is taxable on all income accruing in or derived from Malaysia and on income received from outside Malaysia. The scope of taxation of an individual depends on his resident status.

Hit(s) : 633,835
Updated : : 2021-10-22 11:40:25

.Headquarters of Inland Revenue Board Of Malaysia, Menara Hasil, Persiaran Rimba Permai, Cyber 8, 63000 Cyberjaya Selangor. .

150 jata mof msc anm kastam bnm lada spr
Last Update : 17 Jan 2022
Visitor(s) : MALAYSIA Flag 122 Online : 122
Best viewed using Chrome,Internet Explorer(Latest Version) or Mozilla Firefox with 1280x800 screen resolution . Copyright Reserved 2015 © IRBM
DISCLAIMER : Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused by the usage of any information obtained from this website.
Visitors Today: 13,109
Visitors This Month : ( 01 / 2022 ) 2,049,934
Visitors This Year : ( 2022 ) 2,049,934
Total Visitors : 278,146,528
Visitors This Month :( 12 / 2021 ) 2,948,544
Visitors This Year : ( 2021 ) 26,883,232