SE Lai CK Alerts 5-2020 – Extension of Movement Control Order (MCO) – To 14 Apr 2020 (Update #2)

Dear Valued Clients and Associates

Extension of the MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (MCO) – to 14 Apr 2020

As announced by the PM on 25 Mar 2020, the MCO have been extended a further 2-weeks until 14 Apr 2020.  

We wish to advise that the following protocols for our office in response to the MCO shall continue as advised in our Alert 3-2020:

  1. Our office will be closed during the control period.
  2. Where possible and practical, we will also be:
  1. expediting necessary statutory submissions to LHDN (and SSM) during the intervening control period; and
  2. on a work-from-home mode to facilitate the finalisation of urgent assignments.
  1. Communications with our clients during the control period will be facilitated through emails and/or mobiles.

Our Alerts 3-2020 and 4-2020 (MCO Update #1) is attached below for your easy reference.

Revised extensions of relevant filing deadlines are summarised below:

Statutory filing

Extension of filing deadlines


Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (IRBM)


Monthly Tax Deduction (MTD/PCB) and/or CP38 submission and payments for the remuneration for March 2020

15 days till 30/4/2020


Tax appeal hearing before the Special Commissioners of Income Tax (SCIT) during the period 1 – 14 April 2020

To be rescheduled


Royal Malaysian Customs Department (RMCD)


Any returns ending 31/3/2020

(e.g. Sales and Services Tax Return)

30 days till 30/4/2020



Companies Commission of Malaysia (CCM)


Lodgement of statutory filings or notifications during MCO period

2 weeks moratorium period

from the end of the extended MCO period  

Please contact any of the following MCO Task Group (Email:, 

should you have any queries above or require urgent assistance in any corporate matters:

MCO Task Group



SE Lai CK & BizComm Tax Sdn Bhd

Lew Choon Kiong (CK)


012 721 1983



018 919 4823

Our affiliate firm (Associated Secretarial & Mngt Sdn Bhd)

Jenny Chong

Corporate Secretary

016 756 6136

Ong Cheng Eng

Accounting and Outsourcing

012 763 5961

Best regards

31 Mar 2020