Fugitive of FFB Tax Case That Made Loss Rp 1,157 Billion for the Country Has been Caught

Fugitive of FFB Tax Case That Made Loss Rp 1,157 Billion for the Country Has been Caught

InfoSAWIT, PALEMBANG – In the recent days, Intelligent Team of General Attorney caught the fugitive of fresh fruit bunch (FFB) tax case that made loss Rp 1,157 billion for the country in South Sumatera.

Section Head of Public Relation of South Sumatera Attorney, Mohd Radyan said that the fugitive initial IS (49 years old) is in charge of a palm oil distributor company, PT AM.

The intelligent team caught IS in a palm oil plantation in Village of Cinta Manis Baru, District of Banyuasin, South Sumatera, Wednesday (18/1) at about 16.25 p.m. “The team work hard to arrest him as every information was taken to know where he was at,” he said, Friday (20/1/2023) as quoted from Antara.

Mohd Radyan also mentioned, being responsible in PT AM operational, IS had his authority to determine every policy and make decision in the company business. PT AM is in Bandar Lampung, Lampung Province within Notarial Deed Number 2 on 5 November 2007.

The company substituted directors and shareholders for some time but the last thing happened was based on the Decision of Shareholders General Meeting at Number 108 on 31 October 2014.

The meeting decided that BH was the commissioner and as tax payer within Nomor Pokok Wajib Pajak (NPWP) 02.760.557.3-307.000 which was registered at Kantor Pelayanan Pajak Pratama Palembang Ilir Barat with the number: PEM-00247/WPJ.03/KP.0103/2015 on 12 June 2015.

It means, BH was categorized as tax payer of big trade and had obligation to pay and report of value-added tax on every goods/service in PT AM.

“But the fact revealed that IS did not pay FFB tax transaction from the gathering spots to the company that purchased FFB. For IS had authority, he ordered his staffs to publish 10 percent - value-added tax of tax invoice. It was the basic tax of PT AM that should be delivered to the country but IS did not do it,” Radyan said.

That is why IS was found guilty to do intentional crime for not delivering tax which was taken by the company. The Supreme Court sentenced it in 2020.

The judge sentenced him one year in jail and should pay fine Rp 2,314 billion for the country. If the fine is not pay, it would be substituted by six months in jail. (T2)