top of page

Stamp Duty (Exemption) No.8 2018 (Amendment) Order 2022

The Malaysian government has gazetted the Stamp Duty (Exemption) (No.8) 2018 (Amendment) Order 2022 to extend the stamp duty exemption on instrument of transfer of real property granted under the Stamp Duty (Exemption) (No.8) Order 2019 for another 2 years. Subparagraph 2(1) of P.U.(A) 397/2018 exempts ad valorem stamp duty for the transfer of real property used in a qualifying tourism project carried on in the Sabah Development Corridor, provided the instrument is executed between 20 November 2012 and 31 December 2020 (both dates inclusive). The exemption is now extended to instrument executed between 1 January 2021 and 31 December 2022.

This material or communication has been prepared for the sole purpose of providing general information and is not intended to be relied upon as accounting, tax or other professional advice. Consent has to be obtained from the firm prior to any act of republishing or circulating to the general public. While the information is considered correct at the date of publication, changes in circumstances or updates in tax ruling after the time of publication may impact its accuracy and reliability. We have not, by means of this material or communication, rendered any professional advice or services. Thus, we shall not be responsible for any losses sustained by any person who relies on this material or communication. Please refer to our tax advisors should you require our consultancy services.


bottom of page