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    VAT payment thru debit, credit cards to be allowed from Oct

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:10pm on September 20, 2020

    Traders will be able to pay value-added tax using debit and credit cards of 27 commercial banks as the National Board of Revenue is set...

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    NBR chief gets Integrity Award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on September 19, 2020

    National Board of Revenue chairman Abu Hena Md Rahmatul Muneem, also the Internal Resources Division senior secretary, has received the Integrity Award 2019‑2020 in recognition...

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    0.33pc taxpayers file returns online in FY20

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:17pm on September 19, 2020

    The Asian Development Bank recommended the National Board of Revenue enhance institutional capacity and upgrade technology to make the online income tax returns filing system...

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    NBR claims Tk 2,473cr in VAT from 3 BPC cos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:22pm on September 16, 2020

    The National Board of Revenue has claimed Tk 2,473 crore in value-added tax from three subsidiaries of the Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation, alleging that the companies evaded...

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    BIDA submits work plan to NBR to improve country’s ranking

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:12pm on September 14, 2020

    The Bangladesh Investment Development Authority has prepared a work plan along with a number of reform recommendations to improve the country’s paying taxes indicator score...

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    Brazil resumes zero-tariff ethanol imports from US

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 10:47pm on September 12, 2020

    The United States and Brazil said on Friday that they had reached a deal for the South American country to temporarily resume tariff-free ethanol imports,...

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    E-payment of over Tk 2 lakh mandatory from July 2021

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:26pm on September 12, 2020

    National Board of Revenue has decided to make online payment of customs duty and related taxes above Tk 2 lakh mandatory for importers and exporters...

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    EU mulls digital tax under pressure from France

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 11:04pm on September 11, 2020

    EU finance ministers were under pressure from France to impose a digital tax in Europe, with international talks involving the United States bogged down. Nearly...

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    TIN, returns filing must for all foreign technicians in EZs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:45pm on September 10, 2020

    All types of foreign technicians must obtain taxpayers’ identification numbers and file income tax returns for enjoying regular employment in the country’s economic zones, according...

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    Jute millers, spinners demand duty imposition on raw jute export

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on September 09, 2020

    Jute millers and spinners on Wednesday demanded that the government impose $250 a tonne in duty on export of raw jute and ban export of...