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Blog: Tax & Accounting

5 Frequent Taxation Mistakes in Indonesia to Avoid

Posted 20.11. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 29.11. 2018

When you are awaiting a tax refund in Indonesia, you definitely would want to receive it as soon as possible. The best way to assure this is to make sure that your tax refund in Indonesia is not delayed due to some frequent taxation mistakes. …

Revising Unattractive Tax Incentives in Indonesia

Posted 12.04. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 26.09. 2018

Tax incentives are implemented to give taxpayers and investors direct benefits to take a particular action. This is widely seen for governments to encourage companies to invest and develop infrastructure in Indonesia. …

5 Ways How to Grow Your Business through Outsourcing

Posted 31.01. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 26.09. 2018

Outsourcing, also known as “contracting out”, is a business practice of having organizational tasks, functions, and operations done outside a company. They can be outsourced to an external company to improve efficiency and reduce costs. Outsourcing is known to be the passive path to growing your business in Indonesia, especially for startups and small businesses. …

Accounting and Tax Reporting in Indonesia

Posted 23.01. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 12.12. 2018

It may be old, but the adage has always remained true and relevant: one of the constant things in the world is taxes. It doesn’t matter which country you go. In some way or form, you will pay it. …

Why You Need to Outsource Your Accounting and Payroll

Posted 1.12. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

Many components make up a business. For it to run like a well-oiled machine, it requires a reliable, scalable system for payroll and accounting. These may be easy if you have very few employees to manage or you operate domestically. This way, you’re familiar with business-related laws such as accounting, taxation, and labour. …

An Overview on Indonesia’s Tax Reporting and Planning

Posted 21.11. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

Taxation is always a complex process especially Indonesia Tax reporting where many laws and regulations govern it. Take, for example, how to calculate the income tax for both corporate entities and individuals such as employees. Under the taxation laws, the length of the residency matters. You are considered a resident of the country if your …

Understanding PEO Outsourcing Services in Indonesia

Posted 24.10. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

Thinking of setting up a business in Indonesia? You know it requires business permits and licenses. You need to work on other core functions such as recruitment, human resource, payroll, and tax accounting. Here we explain the business process outsourcing Indonesia that most companies used.   All these can be very confusing – and frustrating …

Insurance and Social Security (BPJS) Type in Indonesia

Posted 1.08. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

All Indonesian residents, including expats who have been living in the country for 6 months or more, have the obligation to obtain BPJS Kesehatan (Healthcare BPJS). This BPJS type in Indonesia is independently processed by individuals. However, if you are a part of a company—for both local or foreign company—you will also get the so …

What You Should Know About the Latest Land and Building Tax Regulation

Posted 2.02. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

The Minister of Finance has released a new regulation of tax on land and/or building and tax on sale and purchase agreement of land and/or building. The regulation covers tax rates for taxpayers who divert their rights on land or building, how to submit the tax, and information on those who are excluded from the …