Bloomberg Tax
March 11, 2020, 11:00 AM

Indonesia Eases Tax for Individuals, Cos to Counter Virus Impact

Arys Aditya
Arys Aditya
Bloomberg News

Govt will waive income tax for individuals for six months as it seeks to boost purchasing power and counter an economic slowdown worsened by the coronavirus outbreak.

  • Under a second stimulus package, govt will allow firms to delay payments of corporate tax and income tax on sale of imported goods, Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati tells reporters in Jakarta on Wednesday
  • The incentives are for over the next six months and effective from April 1
  • Govt will also ease rules for more than 750 imported items
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