Indonesia To Require Online Tax Payments

By Jared Mondschein
Jan. 7— All tax payments must be paid online beginning July 1, 2016, the Indonesian Director General of Tax said in a Dec. 31 release.

The transition to electronic payments has already begun. Beginning Jan. 1, 2016, the only remaining locations still permitted to accept manual tax payments are the four state-owned banks of Bank Mandiri, Bank Negara Indonesia, Bank Rakyat Indonesia and Bank Tabungan Negara, as well as PT Pos Indonesia, the release said.

Previously, employers in Indonesia were required to manually submit tax payments at almost any bank or post office.

To access the online tax payment system, taxpayers must first register at with their tax number and e-mail address.

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