Ponti Partogi leads the tax practice at Hadiputranto, Hadinoto & Partners (HHP). The practice comprises two partners and nine other fee earners. Since 2016, Marvin Octavdio, Mulyono and Nandina Kusumaningrum have joined the practice. The practice advises clients on a range of tax issues including corporate tax, tax structuring, service tax, withholding tax, tax disputes and indirect taxes. Its clients come from various industries including the natural resources, banking and manufacturing sectors. Partogi has more than 20 years of tax experience. He advises clients on corporation tax and international tax planning matters. HHP has a good working relationship with the tax authorities including the Director General of Tax (DGT). It is also a member of Baker McKenzie's global network. This enables the practice to appropriately advise international clients regarding their operations and investments in Indonesia.
The practice is advising a digital economy MNE in establishing a subsidiary in Indonesia. HHP assisted the client with a proposed business model for the subsidiary which would comply with Indonesian tax laws and at the same time avoid the client being categorised as having a permanent establishment. HPP is advising another digital economy MNE on its tax issues with the tax authorities.