Information On Credit Card Service Tax

Information On Credit Card Service Tax

Pursuant to the announcement by the Government on Service Tax for Credit Cards effective 1st January 2010, we have received the following official guidelines on the imposition of the service tax.

Taxable Cards

All individual and corporate credit cards, including virtual credit cards.

Taxable Amount

Principal Credit Card RM50.00 per card per year
Supplementary Credit Card RM25.00 per card per year

Taxable Period

For Existing Customer Service Tax will be imposed on the card open anniversary date every year.
For New Customer Service Tax will be imposed on card open date and subsequent card open anniversary date every year.

Redeem your Credit Card Service Tax charges with your Citi Rewards points

At Citibank, our customers are our number one priority. We are always responsive to the needs of our customers as we understand that you have more important priorities in life.

With this in mind, we have made it easy, convenient and fast for you to use your Citi Rewards points to redeem for the Credit Card Service Tax fee.

Citi Rewards Points
Platinum, Gold, Silver, Clear, Choice, CitiBusiness Gold, Air Asia Redeemable For
10,000 RM50.00 service tax for 1 principal credit card
5,000 RM25.00 service tax for 1 supplementary credit card

Citibank was named Best Card Issuer in Malaysia in the Lafferty Asia Payment Cards Awards 2009. We won the Best Rewards Program (Citibank World Privileges) and Best Product Innovation (Shell-Citi Credit Card). Thank you for your vote of confidence in making us your card of choice.

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