I am watching the budget 2009 and about to fall asleep already.
Free electricity for those whose bill is less than RM20 per month.
Reduction in taxes on some kitchen gadgets.
Reduction in taxes on basic food items.
Road tax for diesel engine vehicles to reduce to the same as petrol vehicle. Starting 1st September 2008.
Employers to get tax exemption for money spent on employees benefits yadda yadda yadda
That’s the first 20 minutes of the bajet 2009.
(yayaya, SEO. What else?)
4.48 pm – (excise duty) Rokok naik 3 sen dari 15 sen to 18 sen.
RM35B to improve transport system between 2009-2014
Goodies for Sabah and Sarawak to
bribe improve these two states.
For reliable info, please go to Malaysiakini.
Bonus for civil servants
Government servants will get one-month bonus.
Those from Sabah and Sarawak will get free airfares to go home every two years, beginning January 2009.