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After Pandora Papers, EU says it plans...

EU says it plans new rules against tax...

Europe

Thu, Oct 7 2021

Although tax optimization does not necessarily involve illicit activities, low taxes paid by the rich...

ED: Paying taxes should not be a...

ED: Paying taxes should not be a...

Editorial

Thu, Sep 9 2021

This mistrust that the public have with regard to taxes is a dire issue

Govt aims to offer seamless automated...

Govt to offer seamless automated services...

Government Affairs

Wed, Sep 8 2021

The government expects internal sources of revenue will be the primary source to ensure continued economic...

NBR wants to tax external income of...

NBR wants to tax external income of...

Business

Wed, Sep 1 2021

Doctors and lawyers are advised to ask for a money receipt in exchange for the services provided from...

ED: Time to change our tax culture

ED: Time to change our tax culture

Editorial

Thu, Aug 5 2021

The authorities concerned must take a long, hard look at how taxation continues in Bangladesh

More than half of the registered taxpayers...

More than half of the registered taxpayers...

Business

Wed, Aug 4 2021

NBR to take strict action this time

Dhaka West VAT Commissionerate fetches...

Dhaka West VAT Commissionerate fetches...

Business

Sun, Jul 4 2021

The revenue collection target from Dhaka West Commissionerate was Tk3,300 crore

Global tax deal backed by 130...

Global tax deal backed by 130...

World

Fri, Jul 2 2021

The new tax regime will add some $150 billion to government coffers globally once it comes into force,...

APUB: Tax on private universities...

APUB: Tax on private universities...

Education

Tue, Jun 29 2021

Association fears government move will discourage parents from ensuring higher education for their children...

Bargaining over global tax enters key...

Bargaining over global tax enters key...

World

Sun, Jun 27 2021

Negotiations have gained new urgency as governments seek new sources of revenue after spending huge sums...

OP-ED: Why the high taxes on...

Why the high taxes on hygiene?

Business

Sun, Jun 20 2021

Not quite enough thinking has been done about what we should be taxing and why

Saber dismayed as no higher tax on...

Saber dismayed as no higher tax on...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 13 2021

Experts suggest imposing 65% specific exercise tax on tobacco related products

OP-ED: One land, two rules

OP-ED: One land, two rules

Mushfique Wadud

Sun, Jun 13 2021

Private university education needs to be allowed to thrive, but the government is doing the

Something for everyone leads to large...

Something for everyone leads to large...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

All these measures clearly demonstrate the government’s intention to win over people’s hearts...

Budget FY22: Revenue target set to Tk389,000...

Budget FY22: Revenue target set to Tk389,000...

Economy

Thu, Jun 3 2021

Said to be 11.3% of the country's GDP

Budget FY22: Reductions proposed for...

Reductions proposed for individual business...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 3 2021

He proposed reducing the tax from 0.5% to 0.25%

Businesses call for revisions to tax...

Businesses call for revisions to tax...

Business

Tue, Jun 1 2021

They suggested automated tax collection, incentivizing widening of tax net instead of revenue to prevent...

Days of duty-free imported computers...

Days of duty-free imported computers...

Business

Sun, May 30 2021

No duty or tax on imported computers and spare parts since 1998-99 fiscal year

‘Increase tax net, don’t squeeze existing...

‘Increase tax net, don’t squeeze existing...

Economy

Wed, May 26 2021

‘Why would foreign investment come here if taxes are higher here than in competing countries?’...

Bangladesh improves in int’l cigarette...

Bangladesh improves in int’l cigarette...

Bangladesh

Sat, Dec 19 2020

The Cigarette Tax Scorecard has been created by the University of Illinois Chicago’s (UIC) Institute...

Argentina passes tax on wealthy to pay...

Argentina passes tax on wealthy to pay...

Latin America

Sun, Dec 6 2020

The pandemic has exacerbated already high unemployment and poverty rates in a country which has been...