Thanks to the Economic Stimulus Package 2020 announced by Interim Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad yesterday, Malaysian can now to claim up to RM1000 Income Tax Relief on domestic travel. On top of that, you are also eligible to receive RM100 worth of digital voucher to use on any domestic travel in the country!
Isn’t this amazing? With these perks, you are basically paying a much cheaper price when visiting any of the beautiful locations within the country. Just make sure to take all the necessary precautions and practice good hygiene throughout your travel, and you should be good to go!
These incentives are being given to locals in order to spice up local tourism. It is also in line with the government effort to reduce the effect of Covid-19 virus outbreak towards the domestic industry as the number of international travellers visiting the country has been decreasing.
How To Claim RM1000 Individual Tax Relief For Domestic Travel?
Malaysian will be able to file personal income tax relief up to RM1000 for spending related to domestic travel. Further info regarding this has not been released, but we’ll keep you updated. So, make sure to stay tuned for more info!
How To Redeem RM100 Digital Voucher For Local Travel?
Malaysian who travels domestically in 2020 will be eligible to receive RM100 worth of digital voucher per person. This voucher can be used on domestic flights and rail booking as well as hotel accommodations. You can find the full info regarding this voucher here.
What are you waiting for? Now is definitely the perfect time for a holiday with your family and friends! From beautiful islands, breathtaking mountain views, amazing local cuisines and unique regional cultures, there are so much more of Malaysia you have yet to discover and love.
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