If you make
RM 70,000 a year living in Malaysia, you will be taxed RM 10,582. That means that your net pay will be RM 59,418 per year, or RM 4,952 per month. Your average tax rate is 15.12% and your marginal tax rate is 22.50%. This marginal tax rate means that your immediate additional income will be taxed at this rate. For instance, an increase of RM 100 in your salary will be taxed RM 22.50, hence, your net pay will only increase by RM 77.50.
RM 1,000 bonus will generate an extra RM 775 of net revenues. A RM 5,000 bonus will generate an extra RM 3,875 of net revenues.
Tax per income
NOTE* Deductions are calculated based on the tables of Malaysia, 2019 income tax. For simplification purposes some variables (such as marital status and others) have been assumed. This document does not represent legal authority and shall be used for approximation purposes only.