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    Beverage cos demand SD withdrawal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on January 19, 2021

    The Bangladesh Beverage Manufacturers Association has demanded withdrawal of supplementary duty on carbonated soft drinks on a temporary basis to facilitate the sector coping with...

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    Tiles, sanitary traders demand reform in VAT law

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on January 18, 2021

    Tiles and sanitary traders on Sunday formed human chains in Dhaka to demand reforms in the value-added tax law and to protest against harassment by...

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    NBR moves to subscribe to int’l database

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:31pm on January 16, 2021

    The National Board of Revenue has taken a move to subscribe to the database of comparable international transfer pricing to facilitate effective audit of transfer...

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    No anti-dumping investigation in 25 years of framing rules

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 02:06am on January 12, 2021

    Bangladesh has so far failed to initiate any anti-dumping investigation in 25 years of framing the rules due to non-cooperation from local businesses. Though some...

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    Tax receipts fall Tk 32,754cr short of target in July-Dec

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:21pm on January 07, 2021

    Revenue collection by the National Board of Revenue fell Tk 32,754 crore short of the target in the first half (July-December) of the current fiscal year...

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    Tax returns filing rate falling with rise in TIN holders

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 10:32pm on January 06, 2021

    The rate of income tax returns has gradually been falling over the years proportionately with the amount of electronic taxpayers’ identification numbers although the absolute...

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    24.09 lakh taxpayers file tax returns

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:56pm on January 04, 2021

    A total of 24.09 lakh taxpayers filed income tax returns and time petitions for filing returns by the extended deadline that ended on December 31...

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    Taxpayers asked to complete banking activities by Wednesday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:57pm on December 29, 2020

    The National Board of Revenue on Tuesday advised individual income taxpayers to complete their banking activities related to income tax payment by December 31 is...

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    VAT intel raids Araz office

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:01pm on December 28, 2020

    VAT intelligence of the National Board of Revenue conducted a drive at the Gulshan office of an online business platform and kept another 16 platforms...

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    Global potentials elude sector for faulty govt policies

    Moinul Haque | Updated at 10:48pm on December 26, 2020

    The light engineering sector has failed to tap into local and global potentials due to faulty policies of the government, businesses said. Although the government...