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Goodbye Fiscal Tax, Hello Inflated Customs Tax

More so than most other countries, Indonesia is notorious for making people feel at ease by getting rid of rules or laws that most people don’t like, only to slip some even worse ones in there at the same time.

Recently this happened when they announced they would be getting rid of import taxes on alcohol, which most people thought would lower the prices of alcohol. Instead some new regulations were introduced which made the prices of alcohol skyrocket even higher.

Now we are faced with a similar dilemma, as Fiscal tax will be no more as of 2011.