Finance Minister Ahm Mostafa Kamal said that the tax rate will not increase further, but through which there is a revenue earning of four lakh crores, it is possible. She said this at a seminar at the Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) in the city’s Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday on the occasion of International Customs Day. At the same time, he stressed on increasing the tax rate by increasing the tax rate and increasing the number of taxpayers.
The Finance Minister said the tax rate will be reduced by the tax rate in the coming days. Now three lakh crores of tax are being levied. Hopefully, the tax rate reduces the tax revenues of four lakh crores of rupees. We want to prove that the tax rate can be reduced by raising revenue. ”
He also said, “In which item tax can be reduced, I will discuss with the concerned people. We want to work with everyone. ‘
The finance minister said, “Love is available when people love. I’ll give love. Nobody will penalize the prison. Study each item of tax. Taxes on an item can be reduced and they will sit with the concerned. We want to work with everyone. ‘
Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi was present at the seminar, PM’s Economic Advisor. Mashiur Rahman, Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industries President. Shafiul Islam (Mohiuddin), International Finance Corporation (IFC) Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal’s Country Manager Wendy J. Warner.