About 70 accounting students from Kolej Laila Taib (KLT) attended a talk on Sales and Service Tax (SST) by Ms. Noelle Lily Morse from Kuching on 6th December 2019.
The objective of the talk was to raise students’ understanding and knowledge on Sales & Service Tax (SST) which is very much relevant especially to the accounting students.
Ms. Noelle is a HRDF certified trainer and she was former senior assistant director of Customs I, Indirect Tax Practitioner (GST/SST). In her 28 years of service in Royal Malaysia Customs (RMCD), she has served in many sections including Import & Export, Customs Intelligence, Companies Audit, Internal Tax (SST 1.0) GST and SST 2.0.
Ms Noelle explained what SST is to the students and showed the difference between sales tax vs service tax. She further elaborated on the taxable manufactured goods, prescribed (taxable) services and also SST cycle.
At the end of the talk, Ms Noelle gave some quizzes to the students and presented small gifts to the top scorers as reward. She also encouraged the students to log on to SST Portal – https://mysst.customs.gov.my to obtain more information about SST.