THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release September 4, 1996
TO THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES:
I transmit herewith for Senate advice and consent to ratification a Protocol, signed at Jakarta July 24, 1996, Amending the Convention Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Indonesia for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income, with a Related Protocol and Exchange of Notes Signed at Jakarta on the 11th Day of July, 1988. Also transmitted for the information of the Senate is the report of the Department of State with respect to the Protocol.
This Protocol reduces the rates of tax to be applied to various types of income earned by U.S. firms operating in Indonesia.
I recommend that the Senate give early and favorable consideration to this Protocol and give its advice and consent to ratification.
WILLIAM J. CLINTON
THE WHITE HOUSE,
September 4, 1996.
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