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Taxing cross-border transactions

Melbourne | Thu, May 18, 2017 | 01:39 pm
Taxing cross-border transactions This Wednesday, April 26, 2017, photo shows the Google mobile phone icon, in Philadelphia. Alphabet Inc., parent company of Google, reports financial results, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (AP/Matt Rourke)

PREMIUM Conducting transactions digitally has become a method of tax avoidance, especially in developing countries such as Indonesia. By this way, providers can provide goods or services to customers in other countries without establishing a fixed office, because they can carry out transactions through the internet. 

As a result, the tax base in the country where the income is generate...

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