Expats

Moving to Indonesia (Part 1) – Planning

Hidupid – The excitement of living in a new a country that promises rich culture and experiences is something many people look forward to. However, you must first go through the task of planning to move. First, you have to make a checklist of all the things you need to accomplish your move. Be realistic […]

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Moving to Indonesia (Part 2) – Legal and Financial Matters

Visit your accountant to determine current and future tax liabilities and plan your tax position while you are working in Indonesia Hidupid – Obtain necessary information related to your tax obligations while living overseas before taking on an overseas work assignment. Your accountant will help you with your tax position for income earned in Indonesia

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A simple Guide for Expats in Surabaya

Hidupid – Among thousands of islands in Indonesia, there are five big islands which together consists nearly 92 percent of the land area. The official language of Indonesia is called Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia, lit. Language of Indonesia) which is a variation of Malay. Although local languages are commonly used across the country, you will find

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A Simple Guide for Expats in Jakarta

Hidupid – Among thousands of islands in Indonesia, there are five big islands which together consists nearly 92 percent of the land area. The official language of Indonesia is called Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia, lit. Language of Indonesia) which is a variation of Malay. Although local languages are commonly used across the country, you will find

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Moving to Indonesia (Part 5) What to Bring Cont.

Hidupid – You have to decide what to ship to Indonesia and what to leave behind in your home country. You can find storage companies that will keep your valuables for you till you come back. Let’s take a look at what you can move with and what you should leave behind. Personal grooming, perfumes

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