KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 5): The government collected RM81.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 12): The real property gains tax (RPGT) is still part of the Malaysian property market landscape, but Putrajaya has heeded public opinion and making enhancements by revising the base year of calculation.
PETALING JAYA (OCT 11): Property developer Mah Sing Group Bhd is hoping that the government will consider continuous improvements to the Real Property Gains Tax (RPGT) policy to boost property market activity.
PETALING JAYA (OCT 11): Although encouraged by some of the government’s Budget 2020 announcements today that focus on stimulating the property market, the Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents’ (MIEA) immediate past president Eric Lim said overall, Budget 2020 was “slightly below his expectations”.
In response to the people's view on the real property gains tax (RPGT) imposed on disposal of properties by individual citizens and permanent residents after a five-year period, the government will enhance the RPGT treatment by setting the market value on 1 January 2013 as the property acquisition price for properties acquired prior to 1 January 2013 compared to 1 January 2000.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 4): The Association of Valuers, Property Managers, Estate Agents and Property Consultants in the Private Sector Malaysia (PEPS) is urging the government to review the current Real Estate Property Gains Tax (RPGT) so it can have a positive impact in stimulating the country’s housing market.
GEORGE TOWN (Oct 1): The International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) urges the federal government to review the Real Property Gains Tax (RPGT) as a move to stimulate the secondary property market and reduce property overhang.