Jakarta - Starting next year, all citizens of Indonesia (WNI) both have a Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) or who do not have a TIN will be tax-free overseas trip.
This was submitted by the Director of Public Relations Directorate General of Taxation Iqbal P2 Alamsjah to detikFinance, Monday (10/25/2010).
"This was contained in the Income Tax Act (Income Tax) of paragraph 8A of 2010," he explained.
Earlier this year, the Income Tax Act, new citizens who choose a TIN that is free to pay the tax to foreign countries amounted to USD 1 million. The purpose of this rule is to stimulate people to have tax ID.
In this year, with the release of tax payments for Indonesians who have a TIN, Directorate General of Taxation has the potential loss of revenue amounting to Rp 39.5 billion. To cover this potential, the Directorate General of Taxation will boost the program extensification and intensification.
"I'll try for the intensification and extensification. We appealed pay taxes properly," he said.
Source : Detik.com, October 25, 2010