Google Play Store to collect 6% SST on 1st Jan 2020 for purchasing within app

With the new regulatory requirements within the ministry of Malaysia, Google will be charging the SST into the Google Play Store.

Google has posted this update onto their official website which describe the collection of 6% SST. They have too specify the scope of the collection which includes in-app purchase or purchase via Google Play Store. This is applicable for all Malaysian citizens even if you didn’t reside in Malaysia at the moment.

Good news is that all the tax will be submitted to regulatory authorities in which the developer shouldn’t be worried too of.