BAT Bangladesh named among top income taxpayers...

BAT Bangladesh named among top income taxpayers

  Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:05 PM, 3 August 2022   Updated: 04:38 PM, 3 August 2022

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Income Tax of National Board of Revenue (NBR) Large Taxpayer Unit (LTU) has honored BAT Bangladesh as one of the top taxpayers of the country for the fiscal year 2021-22. BAT Bangladesh has been recognized for being highest income taxpayer under ‘Manufacturing’ category.

In the ceremony on Tuesday, BAT Bangladesh Finance Director Aman Mustafiz and Head of External Affairs Department Sheikh Shabab Ahmed handed over the crest and certificate of honour. NBR member Shaheen Akhtar was the chief guest of the program.

Iqbal Hussain, Commissioner of Income Tax Department of Large Taxpayer Unit (LTU) presided over the function.

In the fiscal year, BAT Bangladesh paid about 8 percent more as income tax than previous fiscal year. The company contributes about 10 percent of the total internal revenue of the country every year.

Apart from the income tax, in the last fiscal year, the company has contributed about Tk 25,783 crore to the National Exchequer as Value Added Tax (VAT) and Supplementary Duty (SD).

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