The Anti-Money Laundering Office (Amlo) recently announced that the global intergovernmental Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has agreed to upgrade Thailand from its "dark grey'' to "grey'' list following the passage of two bills to amend the Anti-Money Laundering Act and the Anti-Terrorism Act. That means Thailand is still considered a risk, but is making active progress to address FATF concerns.
The social security fee was reduced from 10%. During the year, the fee was changed as follows: from January 1, 2012 to June 30, 2012 the fee was 6%, from July 01, 2012 to December, 31 2012 the fee is 8%. The payment procedure is the same: half of the fee is paid by the employer and half of the fee is withheld from the employee's salary.
Our new address is 352/329 M. 12, Nongprue, Banglamung, Chonburi 20150, Thailand. Phone: +66-38-252531 / 2, Fax: +66-38-252533