At least 77 highest tax payers, including women and youth entrepreneurs, in the inauguration ceremony of Income Tax Week-2016, held at Boyra Women College Auditorium in Khulna city were warded yesterday.
The Authorities of Khulna Income Tax Zone selected the highest taxpayers from Khulna City corporation (KCC), ten districts of Khulna division and five pourashava under the Income Tax Zone.
‘Tax prayers are the real patriot and the golden son of the country,’ said Mizanur Rahman Mizan, parliament member of Khulna-2 constituency.
Parliament Member of Women Reserved Seat (Constituency-8) Laila Arjuman, Commissioner of Income Tax Appeal Zone Prashanta Kumar Roy, Commissioner of Mongla Custom House Dr. Md. Al Amin Pramanik, Income Tax Commissioner Abdul Mannan, DIG of Khulna Range Police S M Moniruzzaman and Khulna Press Club President Nazrul Islam, among others, addressed.
State Minister for Fisheries and Livestock Narayan Chandra Chanda attended the programme as chief guest.
Commissioner of Khulna Income Tax Zone Md Iqbal Hossain presided over the function.
Khulna Income Tax Zone awards highest tax payers every year for their contribution in country’s development.