In conjunction with the recent announcement made by SSM on 27 February 2021 relating to the lodgement of documents through the Malaysian Business Reporting System (MBRS) Portal, ‘Practice Directive No. 7/2021: Lodgement of Annexure on Beneficial Ownership Information on Annual Return Lodged under section 68 of the Companies Act 2016’ (PD No. 7/2021) has been issued.
The PD No. 7/2021 aims to provide guidance on the required beneficial ownership information accompanying the annual return when submission is done via the MBRS Portal and over-the-counter.
The PD No. 7/2021 also clarifies the required information on beneficial ownership to be kept by the company during the transitional period in compliance with the ‘Guideline for the Reporting Framework for Beneficial Ownership of Legal Persons’.
For more information, please refer to the ‘FAQ The Opening Of Malaysian Business Reporting System (MBRS) For The Submission Of Statutory Documents’ available on SSM’s website.
For further enquiry, please channel your feedbacks to SSM Contact Centre at 03-77214000 or e-mail to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SURUHANJAYA SYARIKAT MALAYSIA
8 MARCH 2021