Oct 31, 2014

Goods and Services Tax (GST) "GST in Healthcare Services Sector"

With effect from 1 April 2015, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be enforced in Malaysia at the rate of 6%. GST is a broad based consumption tax covering all sectors of the economy i.e all Malaysian-made goods and services, including imports, except specific goods and services which are categorized under zero rated supply, and exempt supply orders, as determined by the Minister of Finance and published in the Gazette. Obviously, with the implementation of GST, many sectors such as construction, property developers, manufacturing, services; big-sized corporations as well as SMEs will be affected.

As GST is a new subject, companies and organisations should be aware and acquainted with the laws and rules on GST. Professionals, tax personnel and tax agents for instance, need not only the knowledge but the mastering of GST in order to effectively service their clients and employers.

Having less than a year to April 2015, let’s get your company prepared in managing the transition for GST and equip your personnel with appropriate GST knowledge to avoid costly penalties.

PERSATUAN PEGAWAI KANAN KASTAM MALAYSIA (PERKASA) Federal Territory Kuala Lumpur, and the MALAYSIAN EMPLOYERS FEDERATION (MEF) are jointly organising a one-day seminar themed “GST in Healthcare Services Sector”” with the following objectives:

• To increase the awareness and educate the Healthcare Services Sector participants on GST;

• To highlight, discus and gather feedback on the implementation of GST in the Healthcare Services Sector;

• To provide a platform for the development of business relationship and strengthening of networking with GST officers of Jabatan Kastam DiRaja Malaysia.

Prominent GST experts from Jabatan Kastam Diraja Malaysia will address the seminar participants on the GST salient features and issues.

Details of the seminar are as follows:-

Date 

12 November 2014

Venue 

Eastin Hotel, Petaling Jaya 

For more information & registration form: CLICK HERE

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