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    NBR worried as many VAT-payers yet to be registered online

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:26pm on June 05, 2017

    Only one-fourth of the existing VAT-paying business entities have so far been registered with the VAT online system, making the National Board of Revenue worried...

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    India to levy only 3pc tax on gold under GST, industry relieved

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 11:35pm on June 04, 2017

    India will tax gold at a rate of 3 per cent under a new nationwide sales tax that comes into effect on July 1, the...

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    BKMEA wants source tax at 0.5pc

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:34pm on June 04, 2017

    Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association on Sunday demanded to reduce the source at tax at the rate of 0.50 per cent from existing 0.70...

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    Auditor appointed to examine Sheba Phone’s claim against BTCL

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on June 04, 2017

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has appointed an auditor to examine Integrated Services Limited’s (Sheba Phone) long-pending claim worth around Tk 1,200 crore against state-owned Bangladesh...

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    Tax returns submission under self-assessment relaxed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:26pm on June 04, 2017

    The government has relaxed the issues related to submission of income tax returns and making assessment under the universal self-assessment scheme, according to the budget...

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    Tax returns submission must for pvt sector execs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:25am on June 03, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith has proposed to make submission of income tax returns mandatory for executives and managers employed in a business or profession in...

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    8 new IT sectors to get tax exemption

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:02pm on June 01, 2017

    Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Thursday proposed a number of tax measures in favour of the information communication technology sector and local manufacturers...

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    Local industrial sector to get tax facilities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on June 01, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Thursday proposed that a number of tax measures be taken on different items from the next fiscal year 2017-18 to...

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    Uniform VAT rate for three consecutive yrs

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:51pm on June 01, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Thursday said a single and uniform VAT rate will be applicable for three consecutive years from the...

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    Govt imposes supplementary duty on junk food

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:11pm on June 01, 2017

    The government has imposed 10 per cent supplementary duty at local supply stage on fast food also known as junk food considering the...