Remote’s guide to employing in

Malaysia
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Make employment in Malaysia easy. Let us handle payroll, benefits, taxes, compliance, and even stock options for your team in Malaysia, all in one easy-to-use platform.

Services available in this country:
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  • Capital City

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Currency

    Malaysian ringgit (RM, MYR)

  • Languages

    Malay

  • Population size

    32,730,000

Services available in this country:
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The Kuala Lumpur skyline in Malaysia

Taxes in Malaysia

Learn how employment taxes and statutory fees affect your payroll and your employees’ paychecks in Malaysia.

12 - 13%Provident Fund (for employees up to the age of 60)
4 - 6.5%Provident Fund (for employees over the age of 60)
1.75%Social Security (SOCSO)
0.20%Employment Insurance (EIS)
1%Human Resource Development Fund (for over 10 employees)