By Christine Toh & Raymond Mah In Malaysia, the burden of assessing tax liability is placed on the shoulders of the taxpayers, i.e. a self assessment tax system to encourage voluntary tax compliance and to reduce tax administration cost. However, the Director General of Inland Revenue (“Director General”) has a wide discretion under the Income…

This was an application to stay all further proceedings for the taxation of costs ordered under the judgment of the Court dated 29 June 2012, pending the hearing and disposal of the petitioner’s appeal and the respondent’s cross appeal against the said judgment. The petitioner applied for an order …