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Tax refund for overseas tourists planned to boost tourism

  • Aditya Suharmoko

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, August 26 2009 | 01:53 pm

PREMIUM Indonesia plans to introduce a "tax refund" scheme for foreign tourists shopping here as early as next year, as stipulated under the amendment of the existing law on value-added tax and luxury tax, the House of Representatives says. The government and House have agreed to approve the tax refund scheme in a bid to attract more tourists to come shopping here, which would eventually help increas...