IRB applies to strike out Shafee’s counterclaim

The Inland Revenue Board claims that Muhammad Shafee Abdullah’s counterclaim is an abuse of court process. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, October 13, 2021.

THE Inland Revenue Board (IRB) has filed an application to strike out a counterclaim by lawyer Muhammad Shafee Abdullah in relation to the suit filed by IRB seeking payment amounting to RM9.41 million in tax arrears.

The application was filed by IRB on behalf of the government as the plaintiff on September 28 on the grounds that the counterclaim is an abuse of court process.

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