Tax Relaxation during COVID-19

Country

Tobacco Entity/ Organization Seeking Tax Reprieve

Amount/ Period Sought

Government Agency Called on

News Article

Date

Source

Indonesia

Association of Indonesian Cigarette Factory Union (Gappri)

“Regretted the issuance of Presidential Regulation (Perpres) No. 18 of 2020 concerning the National Medium-Term Development Plan (RPJMN) 2020-2024.”

Presidential Regulation (Perpres) No. 18 of 2020

Excise Simplification Creates Cigarette Industry Balance

 

 

Threatening Tobacco Industry, Entrepreneurs Reject Excise Tax Simulations

July 22, 2020

 

 

 

July 20, 2020

Kumparan

 

 

 

RMCo.Id

Indonesia

National Committee for Kretek Conservation (KNPK)

“Rejects the simplification contained in the National Medium-Term Development Plan (RPJMN) 2020-2024”

Ministry of Finance

New Excise Policy Threatens Sustainability of Small Manufacturing SKT

 

 

 

Simplification of Excise Tariffs Themed Threaten Small Manufacturing Production

 

 

 

July 15, 2020

 

 

 

 

July 14, 2020

Valid News

 

 

 

 

Sindo News

Indonesia

Sampoerna, Djarum and Gudang Garam

The Director General of Customs and Excise (DJBC) has approved the submission of the relaxation of tobacco product excise payments worth Rp830 billion until April 19, 2020.

Director General of Customs and Excise (DJBC)

Corona Effect, Postponement of Cigarette Excise Payment Delay Rp. 830 Billion

April 22, 2020

DDTC

Indonesia

PT Hanjaya Mandala Sampoerna Tbk (HMSP)

 

“Welcomes the policy of easing the payment of excise tax payments”

 

Directorate General of Customs and Excise (DJBC) Ministry of Finance (Ministry of Finance)

 

There is a facility to delay the payment of excise tapes, this is the response of HM Sampoerna (HMSP)

 

April 20, 2020

Kontan

Italy

Philip Morris International

€60 million in 2020 and €120 million in 2021

 

Finance Commission

 

Italian tax spat reveals Big Tobacco’s clout

July 19, 2020

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