Guan Eng: No more strong-arm tactics by IRB

Alyaa Alhadjri

Modified 16 Jul 2018, 10:43 am

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said today that the Inland Revenue Board will no longer be adopting "roughhouse tactics" against businesses found to default on taxes.

In his speech at the 18th National Tax Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Lim said the government has instructed IRB to stop its practice of conducting office raids, at times even accompanied by armed personnel...

Share this story


By posting a comment, you agree to our Terms & Conditions as stipulated in full here


Foul language, profanity, vulgarity, slanderous, personal attack, threatening, sexually-orientated comments or the use of any method of communication that may violate any law or create needless unpleasantness will not be tolerated. Antisocial behaviour such as "spamming" and "trolling" will be suspended. Violators run the risk of also being blocked permanently.


Please use the report feature that is available below each comment to flag offending comments for our moderators to take action. Do not take matters in your own hands to avoid unpleasant and unnecessary exchanges that may result in your own suspension or ban.