The Applicable Federal Rates (AFRs) Continue to Rise!!

Malaysia Epf Interest Rate For 2015 -

Moving on Up!!!

For April 2017, the AFRs continue to rise –

Short Term is 1.11%

Mid Term is 2.12%

Long Term is 2.82%

It was not that long ago that short term rates were under .50%.

See full chart of April 2017 rates here –>

The 7520 rate of 2.6% is the highest its been since June of 2011.

AFRs basically set the floor as to what interest rate can be charged for intra-family loans.  If the interest on a loan is lower than the AFR, it could result in a taxable event.

Want to learn more –

the internal revenue service has released the applicable federal rates ...

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