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    NBR gets Tk 566cr in arrear taxes in Halkhata celebration

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on April 13, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue on Thursday celebrated traditional Halkhata festival marking Chaitra Sankranti, the last day of Bangla year, with taxpayers responding positively to...

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    Ceramics goods makers seek VAT law change for local industry protection

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:16pm on April 10, 2017

    Bangladesh Ceramics Wares Manufacturers’ Association on Monday demanded an increase of supplementary duty on import of ceramics items through amendment of the new Value-Added Tax...

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    Top taxpayers in all categories to get CIP status: Muhith

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:19pm on April 10, 2017

    Nationally recognised top taxpayers in all areas will now be awarded the Commercially Important Person status, said finance minister AMA Muhith on Monday. ‘It is...

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    ADB retains 6.9pc growth forecast for FY17

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on April 06, 2017

    The Asian Development Bank on Thursday retained its March, 2016 forecast of 6.9 per cent GDP growth for Bangladesh for the current fiscal year of...

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    NBR preparing doctors’database

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on April 06, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue is preparing a database of doctors, primarily of those who are practicing in the Dhaka city, to bring them under...

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    Rod, steel product prices may go up after new VAT law comes into effect

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:18pm on April 05, 2017

    Prices of some products, mostly steel products, may increase after implementation of the new value-added tax law from July 1, an impact analysis of the...

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    Economists for withdrawal of VAT on power, gas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on April 04, 2017

    Economists on Tuesday suggested the National Board of Revenue for either withdrawing or lowering the value-added tax on electricity, gas and other fuels considering the...

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    India moves for 3rd anti-dumping duty, now on fishing net

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:08pm on April 04, 2017

    India has initiated an investigation to assess whether it imposes anti-dumping duty on import of fishing nets from Bangladesh, which is the third anti-dumping duty-related...

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    NBR prepares massive expansion plan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:01pm on April 02, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue has prepared a massive expansion plan, particularly for its income tax wing, to manage the increasing number of taxpayers and...

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    NBR requested not to give BTRC collection responsibility

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on April 01, 2017

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has requested the National Board of Revenue to collect directly the outstanding value-added tax worth Tk 269 crore from three...