Pajak dan Telekomunikasi
Working Group on Telecommunications Taxes
In April 2010, Mastel established a Working Group on Telecommunications Tax, as a response of Mastel to the many complaints about the large Mastel members and various types of taxes charged by government to telecommunications operators in Indonesia, which eventually would cost the service user community. This large tax expenses also directly affect the operators in developing infrastructure in improving service to customers.
In Indonesia the form of tax levy imposed on operators include Value Added Tax (VAT) and Income Tax (PPH). For VAT has been imposed in the initial and rate card pricing to customer service.
Operators also be taxed in the State Non-Tax Revenue (non-tax revenues) is in the form of license fees / up front fee which extent depends on the time following the tender offer, Cost of Rights of Use (BHP) which is chargeable to the carrier frequency by a radio station license (ISR), and BHP telecommunications services (Jastel) that is charged to the operator contribution of 0.5 percent and the Universal Service Obligation (USO), 1.25 percent of gross revenue service.
The Working Group is intended to set up an objective recommendation to be submitted by Mastel to all stakeholders associated with these tax matters, namely the Ministry of Finance, the Office of the Minister Coordinator economy, the Ministry of Communications and Informatics cq Directorate General of Posts and Telecommunications.
The working group will last until July 2010.
Working Group Tasks
- Conduct discussions and / or hearings related to an operator of telecommunications tax.
- Assessing the tax burden charged to the operator who ends a burden on society and propelling the expansion of small operators to increase service to the community.
- Prepare a document or input / proposals that show the direction of policies, objectives and strategies for achievement in determining the tax burden of telecommunications in Indonesia.
Telecommunications Tax Working Group Members :
|2.||Sahala Eddy P.S.||:||NTS|
|11.||Setyanto P. Santosa||:||Mastel|
|14.||Gina Dwi A||:||BTEL|
Expert Advisor : Dr Haula Rosdiana ( Senior Lecture of Faculty of Social Politics ).
Related Documents : Laporan Pokja Perpajakan - RAKER MASTEL 2007.pdf