General Assessment Tax

General Information

General Assessment Tax is tax levied on rated holdings such as:

  • Residential Buildings
  • Trade Buildings (Shops, Shopping Complexes, Hotels, Workshops, Petrol Station and Cinemas)
  • Industrial Buildings (Factories, Warehouses, Plants, Depots and Substations)
  • Vacant Land (Building, Agricultural, Industrial and Business located under the jurisdiction of Kuantan Municipal Council).

Payment Duration
Assessment Tax is paid twice a year:-

  • First half year – 1st January to 28th February every year
  • 2nd half year – 1st July to 31st August every year

Actions Taken For Not Paying On Time
According to the Local Government Act 1976, the following action will be taken against you:-

  • Notice Form E will be issued to you. You are required to make payment in 15 days from the date of the notice. Fine/late payment charge will be imposed on the last arrears – Section 147 (I) Local Government Act 1976.