the Ministry of Finance would soon levy a Value Added Tax of 10% on digital products, such as a movie streaming service Netflix and Spotify music. The directorate General of Taxes was going to use technology like that done by Australia and a number of countries to oversee the levy of such tax.

Director of Counseling Services and Public Relations DJP Hestu Yoga Carefully say, it seeks for the company services over-the-top or OTT wants to collect and deposit VAT. For that, technology is required to monitor the supervision is due to be concerning a lot of data.

"We have a methodology such as crawling data, and so forth. We learn a lot from some of the countries that have implemented, especially Australia, how they use it," said Hestu in the video conference, on Tuesday (30/6).

this Article has been published in Katadata.co.id with the title "Foundling VAT Digital, the Directorate general of Tax Will be Cheating the Supervision of Australia" , https://katadata.co.id/berita/2020/07/01/pungut-ppn-digital-ditjen-pajak-bakal-contek-pengawasan-australia
Author: Cindy Mutia Annur
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