tax

FM's call to generate revenue

One can justifiably expect a lot from our newly inducted finance minister, for he is a chartered accountant by training, a seasoned politician with the experience of holding important public offices

May 22, 2022
May 22, 2022

Firms prefer to remain non-listed despite tax benefit

Although the corporate tax levied on listed firms is lower than that of their non-listed counterparts, many companies in Bangladesh lack interest in joining the stock market as they want to avoid...

January 21, 2019
January 21, 2019

FM's call to generate revenue

One can justifiably expect a lot from our newly inducted finance minister, for he is a chartered accountant by training, a seasoned politician with the experience of holding important public offices

July 7, 2018
July 7, 2018

Why tax solar panels?

It is befuddling why the National Board of Revenue (NBR) has decided to slap value added taxes that would amount to a 27 percent levy, on the import of solar panels. This is at a time when...

August 11, 2017
August 11, 2017

NBR seeks Khaleda's bank info

The National Board of Revenue has asked the banks to turn in information on all accounts of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, according

June 25, 2017
June 25, 2017

Proposed VAT, Tax Measures: Major changes likely

Unlike previous budgets, which were passed by parliaments with minor changes, this year's proposed budget could have major

June 23, 2017
June 23, 2017

Ministers stand by Muhith

Ministers and senior MPs from the ruling alliance yesterday in parliament spoke in defence of Finance Minister AMA Muhith and

June 21, 2017
June 21, 2017

New Vat Plan: Govt may back off for now

The government may backtrack on its plan to implement the new VAT law from July this year, in the face of pressure from a section of

February 21, 2017
February 21, 2017

Neymar to stand trial

Neymar, Barcelona and Santos will stand trial on fraud and corruption charges over the transfer of the Brazilian forward after their appeals were turned down by Spain's High Court on Monday.

January 11, 2017
January 11, 2017

Arrest warrant for Wasim Akram

A local court in Karachi on Tuesday issued arrest warrants against former star cricketer Wasim Akram, after he failed to appear before the court during last 31 hearings of a case, it has been learnt.

December 12, 2016
December 12, 2016

C'Ron declared 20m euros in Swiss banks

Cristiano Ronaldo declared income of over 225 million euros in 2015, including 20 million euros held in 22 Swiss bank accounts, a Spanish newspaper reported Sunday as the Real Madrid star battles...