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    National budget today

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:30am on June 01, 2017

    The national budget of Tk 400,266 crore for financial year 2017-18 is set to be proposed in parliament today seeking the complete implementation of the 2012 law...

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    Muhith backtracks on reducing VAT rate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:18pm on May 27, 2017

      Finance minister AMA on Saturday backtracked from his previous commitment for reducing the proposed rate of value added tax in the upcoming national to...

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    CPD for reducing VAT to 12pc

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:45pm on May 27, 2017

    The Centre for Policy Dialogue, a civil society think thank, on Saturday said the VAT rate should be brought down to 12 per cent to...

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    Govt may slap VAT on tuition fees again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on May 24, 2017

    The government is likely to impose value-added tax again on tuition fees of English medium school in the upcoming budget for the fiscal year 2017-2018...

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    Govt to implement new VAT law from July 1, Muhith tells JS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:42pm on May 04, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Thursday informed parliament that the government is going to implement online-based new Value-added Tax and supplementary duties law 2012, from...

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    Muhith, business leaders lock in heated debate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 01, 2017

    Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith and businesses locked in heated debates over the enforcement of the new VAT act after a business leader threatened...