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Taxes & Privacy | What the Attorney-Client Privilege Really Means

Do you know that In 2017, the Bar Council Malaysia received complaints that Inland Revenue Board (IRB) officers wanted access to the solicitor’s clients account?

A court case ensued and the High Court of Malaya ruled in favour of the Bar Council. Read on to understand tax authorities’ right to demand client’s information without breaching privacy laws while protecting confidentiality of communications between lawyers and clients.

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