Guan Eng: Higher 2018 tax collection not only due to higher oil price

Published on 22 Jan 2019 5:37:34 PM

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng refuted claims that increase in tax collected by the government in 2018 was solely due to the increase in oil prices. He said while RM8.3 billion came from petroleum-related collections, the extra RM5.4 billion came from other revenue sources.