Sales Tax on Low Value Goods in Malaysia Postponed

Stephanie Melhem
March 15, 2023

The Malaysian Sales and Service Tax Royal Malaysian Customs Department announced the postponement of the imposition of sales tax on Low Value Goods to a date to be determined later. As discussed in our previous post on this topic, the tax on low value goods was scheduled to take effect on April 1.

The announcement, entitled “NEWS 19: DEFERMENT IMPOSITION OF SALES TAX ON LOW VALUE GOODS (LVG),” can be found here.

The previous announcement referenced in this article can be found here: Sales Tax on Low Good Values in Malaysia Effective 1 April 2023

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Stephanie Melhem

Stephanie Melhem is a Junior Regulatory Counsel at Sovos Compliance. Within Sovos’ Regulatory Analysis function, Stephanie specializes in research and analysis of global VAT and GST. Stephanie received a B.S. with distinction in Applied Legal Studies from Suffolk University and a J.D. from the University of Massachusetts School of Law. Stephanie is a member of the Massachusetts Bar and New Hampshire Bar.
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