A SEMINAR TO SUPPORT TAX AMNESTY IN UDINUS
The Accounting Study Program of Dian Nuswantoro University (Udinus) held a regional seminar with the issue of the impact of Tax Amnesty to the assets accounting and liabilities as stated in the Statement of Financial Accounting Standard (PSAK) 70 about Accounting for Asset and Tax Amnesty Liability.
The application of Tax Amnesty or remission of taxes related to PSAK 70. The seminar held in the auditorium of building E, 3rd floor, Udinus. Ersa Tri Wahyuni ??SE., M.Acc., CPMA., CPSAK was a speaker who presented the application of PSAK 70 in Indonesia. “The tax amnesty will end on March 31st that is why the tax remission issue is high," said Ersa before 300 participants. Ersa, the accounting lecturer and researcher in the University of Padjadjaran Bandung, was also a member of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (DSAK) Indonesian Institute of Accountants 2015-2019 period who help formulated the PSAK 70.
She said that one of the purposes of the tax amnesty is to pull back the assets that have invested abroad. "The PSAK 70 is formulated to support government programs to increase tax revenues," she added. The data of the person who report their assets to follow the tax amnesty program is highly confidential. "Even if the husband does tax amnesty, the wife can not ask the husband's total assets were reported to the officer,” she said.
In his speech, Prof. Vincent Didiek Wiet Aryanto MBA, Ph.D., the Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business of Udinus said that in the last of 2016, the rank of tax payments of Indonesian increased 44 levels, from 148 to 104. Tax amnesty became the one of successful government programs." (* PR)