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    80pc consumers think their VAT payments don’t go to govt

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 03:12am on December 11, 2016

    A high degree of mistrust regarding the value-added tax exits among consumers as most of them think that businesses, who collect VAT from consumers, do...

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    PM greets taxpayers, officials on National VAT Day

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:25pm on December 09, 2016

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday greeted the taxpayers, value-added tax administration, officials and employees on the occasion of National VAT Day and National VAT...

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    VAT week starts today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:06pm on December 08, 2016

    Value-Added Tax week starts from today aiming to create awareness among consumers about payment of the tax while purchasing VAT applicable goods and services and...

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    NBR selects 8,007 shops for ECR distribution at subsidised rate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:28pm on December 04, 2016

    The National Board of Revenue has selected 8,007 shops for distributing electronic cash register (ECR) machines at subsidised price to prevent VAT evasion by the...

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    Nine top VAT payers to get NBR award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on December 03, 2016

    The National Board of Revenue is going to honour top nine VAT payers at the national level for their outstanding contribution to the value-added tax...

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    Muhith for collecting outstanding VAT on passport fees with ticket fare

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:33pm on December 03, 2016

    Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith has asked the National Board of Revenue to examine the possibility of collecting the outstanding VAT on passport fees...

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    11.44 lakh taxpayers submit returns, well below govt hope

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:45pm on December 01, 2016

    A total of 11.44 lakh individuals submitted their income tax returns in the current fiscal year but the number is well below the government’s expectation...

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    Time petitions galore as tax return filing deadline ends

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:11am on December 01, 2016

    Several lakh individual taxpayers submitted time petition seeking additional time for paying income tax with filing tax returns as the fixed deadline for the same...

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    National Income Tax Day today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:24pm on November 29, 2016

    National Income Tax Day-2016 will be observed today across the country with a renewed call for creating awareness among the people for payment of income...

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    Govt may trim package VAT

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:22pm on November 29, 2016

    The government may reduce the rate of package VAT for small and medium traders for the current financial year 2016-17 following demand of the business...