FCCM

Foreign Correspondents Club of Malaysia

FORUM ON GST

FCCM held a forum titled Goods & Services Tax: Impact and Challenges with several experts in the field including Dato’ Paul Selvaraj, CEO, Federation of Malaysian Consumer Associations (FOMCA) Dr. Veerinderjeet Singh, Chairman, Taxand Malaysia, and Anand Raj, Partner, Advocate & Solicitor, Shearn Delamore & Co

The panel discussed various issues associated with the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) that will be in force in April 2015, focusing on two key concerns surrounding the new consumption tax: (1) impact to the economy from perspective of inflation and (2) challenges to businesses and consumers.