KUALA LUMPUR – The Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (IRBM) would like to alert all taxpayers in the non-business category to submit their Income Tax Return Form (RF) for the Year of Remuneration 2019 latest on 30 June 2020.
As a guide to the filing of the RF, taxpayers can refer to the Return Form (RF) Filing Programme for the year 2020 which can be reached through the following links:
For individual taxpayers, the IRBM also provides a list of tax exemptions for Year of Remuneration 2019 to help them obtain more information on the tax reliefs that can be claimed when filling the RF. The list of tax exemptions is accessible on the IRBM’s official portal > Individuals > Tax Exemptions.
As of 15 June 2020, 2,175,596 tax forms for Year of Remuneration 2019 have been received by IRBM from taxpayers in the non-business category. Of these, e-Filing submissions totaled 2,139,360 or 98.33% and the rest were manual submissions (paper forms).
Properly fill personal and banking information to facilitate tax refund process
The processing of overpaid tax refunds has always been the priority of IRBM in ensuring that all eligible taxpayers will receive their tax refund within the stipulated period. Therefore, to help IRBM process their tax refunds more smoothly, it is advisable for all taxpayers to provide accurate and up-to-date information in their RF.
Some of the most recent and important information required for the smooth running of the tax refund process is full name, identification number, active bank account information, mailing address, telephone number, email address, and establishment registration number (for taxpayers categorised under organisation).
For more information, please visit the IRBM official portal. Any inquiries and feedback on this matter can also be directed to IRBM through:
a) Care Line Results at 03-8911 1000 / 603-8911 1100 (Overseas),
b) HASiL Live Chat;
c) Feedback Form on IRBM’s official portal; and
d) IRBM’s Official Social Media:
· Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/LHDNM
· Twitter – https://twitter.com/LHDNMofficial
Read more: FAQs on Filing Personal Tax Return