Tax and Social Security Management

All income derived from work performed in Papua New Guinea is subject to tax payment, regardless of payment location based on the reported monthly payroll. We shall deduct the respective tax amount each month accordingly and subsequently paid monthly to the Papua New Guinea Tax Office.

For locals, Papua New Guinea wages attract an employer social security premium of 8.4% of the salary. Employee premium contribution is at 6% of the salary.

There is no social security requirement for expatriates.