KUALA LUMPUR: The Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (LHDN) has extended the tax fee deadlines for taxpayers and employers affected by the current floods.
The deadline for the fee of estimated tax payable (CP204) for December 2021 has been extended to Jan 31, 2022.
According to the board, the instalment fee for investigation, audit and civil authorized charges for January has been deferred to February 2022.
“The deadline for payment of schedular tax deductions (PCB) or CP38 by employees for the remuneration month of December 2021 has also been extended to Jan 31, 2022.
“The payment of the remaining tax could be deferred until a period requested by the taxpayer,” LHDN stated in an announcement.
Taxpayers and affected employers must submit their deferment of tax fee utility through electronic mail and the suggestions kind on LHDN’s portal.
Meanwhile, the federal government is contemplating giving particular go away to civil servants concerned in voluntary post-flood cleansing work, stated Chief Secretary to the federal government Tan Sri Mohd Zuki Ali.
He stated the particular go away is to allow extra civil servants to help within the clean-up operations following the floods, particularly within the badly affected areas that require extra manpower for the duty.
“Many (civil servants) wish to be volunteers to help the flood victims but in some cases, they don’t have a suitable channel to do so, besides being subject to regulations such as not being allowed to go out during office hours,” he advised Bernama.
He stated this after handing out Bantuan Wang Ihsan (compassionate help) to 132 family heads affected by the calamity on the flood reduction centre (PPS) in SMK Sri Tualang in Termeloh, Pahang, yesterday.
Also current had been Pahang police chief Datuk Ramli Mohamed Yoosuf and state tourism, tradition, setting, plantations and commodities chairman Mohd Sharkar Shamsuddin.
Mohd Zuki stated the particular go away can be the identical as that introduced by Communications and Multimedia Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa yesterday on the unrecorded go away given to the ministry’s and its companies’ staff who turned volunteers underneath the ‘Assist Until Completion’ programme organised by the ministry.