New Year, New tax return. Preparing your E forms (Borang E) for tax return submission is important. Knowing the type of tax forms is as equally as important. Thus, if you’re confused on the how-to of the submission of the forms online as well as knowing what kind of forms there are, here is a guide to knowing your forms and how to submit it.
There are many types of forms that you need to know for your own knowledge as well as knowing what type of forms suitable to your business and employment type. Starting from 1st March 2021, employers and their employees are to submit their annual income tax to LHDN until the following datelines below:
If you fail to submit your income tax return, you will be given a fine between RM200 to RM20,000 and/or imprisonment up to 6 months under the Income Tax Act Section 120(1)(b).
In order to submit, you must log-in to the Lembaga Hasil Dalam Negeri (LHDN) website as that’s where workers settle their tax form submissions:
1. Log-in from the LHDN website:
2. Upon logging in, enter your IC number click [Submit].
After that, verify your Security Phrase and then proceed to enter your Password. Once all of that is done, click [Proceed]
3. Once you’re done logging into the website, the page will straight away bring you to a variety of options (as per shown in picture below).
In it, look for [e-Filing] and click on [e-form].
The next page will bring you to choosing your applicable form types. Choose [e-BE] and then click [Year of Assessment]
4. E-form and E-BE will appear with information divided into 4 sections:
From there, fill in your personal details for those sections. Make sure you don’t miss out on what's important. After filing it in, you can proceed to click [Sign and Submit].
In cases that you have already log-in to the LHDN website before but you forgot your security phrase, don’t worry as you can re-type a new security phrase. By doing so:
Remember to always do your yearly taxes! If you aren’t still sure on how to fill up the E Form online, you may contact myconsult for enquiries.