SELaiCK Alerts 5-2020 – Extension of Movement Control Order (MCO) – To 14 Apr 2020 (Update #2)

Dear Valued Clients and Associates

Extension of the MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (MCO) – to 14 Apr 2020

As announced by the PM on 25 Mar 2020, the MCO have been extended a further 2-weeks until 14 Apr 2020.  

We wish to advise that the following protocols for our office in response to the MCO shall continue as advised in our Alert 3-2020:

  1. Our office will be closed during the control period.
  2. Where possible and practical, we will also be:
    • expediting necessary statutory submissions to LHDN (and SSM) during the intervening control period; and
    • on a work-from-home mode to facilitate the finalisation of urgent assignments.
  3. Communications with our clients during the control period will be facilitated through emails and/or mobiles.

Our Alerts 3-2020 and 4-2020 (MCO Update #1) is attached below for your easy reference.

Statutory filingExtension of filing deadlines
A.Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (IRBM)
1.Monthly Tax Deduction (MTD/PCB) and/or CP38 submission and payments for the remuneration for March 202015 days till 30/4/2020
2.Tax appeal hearing before the Special Commissioners of Income Tax (SCIT) during the period 1 – 14 April 2020To be rescheduled
B.Royal Malaysian Customs Department (RMCD)
1.Any returns ending 31/3/2020 (e.g. Sales and Services Tax Return)30 days till 30/4/2020  
C.Companies Commission of Malaysia (CCM)
1.Lodgement of statutory filings or notifications during MCO period2 weeks moratorium period from the end of the extended MCO period  

Please contact any of the following MCO Task Group (, should you have any queries above or require urgent assistance in any corporate matters:

MCO Task GroupDivisionMobile
SE Lai CK & BizComm Tax Sdn Bhd
Lew Choon Kiong (CK)Audit/Taxation012 721 1983
ReydhaTaxation018 919 4823
Our affiliate firm (Associated Secretarial & Mngt Sdn Bhd)
Jenny ChongCorporate Secretary016 756 6136
Ong Cheng EngAccounting and Outsourcing012 763 5961

Best regards

31 Mar 20