Reduced to poverty

Kompas – August 27, 2016
Reduced to poverty

Man: An amnesty... Mr it sounds to me like it'll reduce me to poverty

Kid: He's confused

President Widodo's signature tax amnesty program (pengampunan pajak), which was supposed to bolster flagging state revenues by encouraging Indonesia's rich to repatriate billions of dollars in black money stashed overseas, has netted less than 1% of targeted funds and created such widespread confusion among individual and small- and medium-businesses (UMKM) taxpayers that it may actually reduce overall tax revenues.