Stamp duty is a tax levied on documents with legal, commercial and financial implications. It would cover things like leases, land titles and even insurance policies. It`s like paying income tax for income, but now you`re paying taxes for a deal. If you have an agent related to your lease, the agent will help you in this matter and will avoid problems before going to the NHD. However, if you do not have an agent and are in direct contact with the owner, you may need to go to the office. It is best to get copies of the original stamp for each piece; one for the tenant, one for the landlord and one for the real estate agent (if any). Also note that if the amount you receive after deducting the RM2.400 rental per year is NOT a multiple of 250, you must round that number to the next (and highest) 250. The purpose of the stamp of your contract is to offer protection to those who signed the agreement, since the document is now admissible for the court in case of dispute. It is very important for renting real estate to protect landlords and tenants. For example, if the tenant makes it clear that he or she is responsible for all costs, such as taxes on water, electricity and wastewater, the landlord is legally responsible for the costs. You can pay stamp duty at any Lembaga Hasil Dalam Negeri (LHDN) in Malaysia, for a list of LHDN stores near you, go here. But for those who rent, whether you`re the landlord or the tenant, you`ll probably find that there`s a green poop in the agreement.

It might be as cheap as RM10, but depending on your monthly rent, you could pay almost RM1,000. So why would it cost so much to have a little chop like this on his document? This small green chop is actually a necessary part for property contracts, and is called a stamp duty. A tenancy agreement is a printed document that indicates all the terms and conditions agreed by the tenant and the landlord before the tenant arrives. Section 33: The fee for making the correct stamp duty available is borne by the person mentioned in the second column of this calendar; (a) for the instruments described in the first column of the third appendix; It is also possible to take everything online. You can sign the online rental agreement via Speedmanage, a speedHOME web solution. To calculate the amount you have to pay for the stamp of your rental agreement, complete your monthly rental and rental period in the computer below. We`re renting a four-bed unit. The owner says you have to pay 1000rm stamp duty. This is not correct according to your computer. How can we appeal? Sample 1 will be released from the new digital franking system that will replace the red buffer in sample 2 from 2011.