Action against any firm named in Panama Papers

  • Nation
  • Thursday, 07 Apr 2016

PETALING JAYA: Tax authorities and financial regulators will move in on Malaysian-owned companies named in the Panama Papers data leak if there is any evidence they have committed tax evasion, says Deputy Finance Minister II Datuk Johari Abdul Ghani.

“If the Government has evidence of any Malaysian companies evading tax, they should be investigated regardless of whether they are locally or foreign incorporated companies.

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