Ilustrasi. (ANTARA FOTO/Muhammad Iqbal).
Bicycle Tax Rules from VAT to Import Duty
The Ministry of
Transportation (Kemenhub) will request a bicycle tax permit, registration
permit which will be submitted to the bicycle safety party.
the Ministry of Transportation Adita Irawati discussed preparatory rules in
anticipation of diversion in the use of bicycles in big cities like DKI
Jakarta. One of the rules that governs the use of light equipment, cyclist
pathways and other safety devices.
exactly are the bicycle tax rules?
buys a bicycle in the country will pay a Value Added Tax (VAT) of 10 percent of
the selling price. If a buyer buys a bicycle from abroad, the country
has the right to collect import duty on the bicycle. Provisions on
import duty on bicycles or other important items are regulated in Regulation of
the Minister of Finance (PMK) Number 199 / PMK010 / 2019 concerning Provisions
on Customs, Excise and Taxes on Imported Shipment Goods.
item valued at US $ 3 or more requires an import duty of 7.5 percent of the
selling price. Then, Value Added Tax (VAT) on imports by 10 percent. Meanwhile, for
bicycles that are brought from overseas by their owners, the provisions
regarding the provisions in PMK Number 203 / PMK.04 / 2017 concerning
Provisions on the Export and Import of Goods Carried by Passengers and Crews of
regulation, passengers' personal goods with a customs value of at most FOB US $
500 per person for each visit are granted exemption from import duties or free. If the value of
the bicycle purchased is greater than US $ 500, the buyer will be charged an
import duty of 10 percent of the value of the purchase to receive US $ 500.
state does not collect taxes on bicycle ownership and / or control. Related to,
unlike vehicles, bicycle owners are not subject to the Motor Vehicle Tax (PKB)
every year to the local government.