Sylhet tax fair ends with TK 45.78 cr collection

The week-long tax fair ended here today with collection of TK 45.78 crore from 20,254 taxpayers from different taxes zones, reports BSS.

A total of 38,631 persons received service related income tax facilities while 1,863 persons have opened Electronic Taxpayer Identification Number (E-TIN) at the fair venues, said Commissioner of Taxes Zone, Sylhet Ranjit Kumar Saha.

‘We are working to create more files of 40 thousands new taxpayer in Sylhet division and five thousands have already connected to tax net this year’, he added.

The tax fair was held in Sylhet, Sunamganj, Habiganj and Moulvibazar districts and also in Gulapganj, Balaganj, Chatak, Sreemangal and Kulaura Upazilas under the Division.