National Board of Revenue (NBR) is going to organize an "Income Tax Week" for the first time from November 24 to 30 with a view to providing taxpayers with all tax related services.
The Income Tax Week will be held at 649 field level circle offices under 31 tax zones of the NBR. NBR will also observe the National Income Tax Day on November 30, reports BSS.
"We have decided to hold Income Tax Week to provide services among the taxpayers for completing their all tax related tasks within stipulated time as there will be no scope for submission of tax return after November 30," said NBR Chairman M Nojibur Rahman.
The NBR officials will provide all sorts of tax related supports including submission of income tax return and e-TIN and user ID and password for online return submission under a single roof as like income tax fair, he said.
"Taxpayers will get all tax related services if they bring necessary papers for filling up of income tax return."
He expressed hope that the taxpayers will made widespread response during the Income Tax Week as like as income tax fair.
According to the NBR data, around 9,28,973 visitors received services during this year tax fair compared to 758,000 of last year while 1,94,598 submitted their returns.
The fair managed to collect Tk2,129.68 crore as income tax, compared to Tk2,035.32 crore of last year.