Mongla Port highest taxpayer on 6th day of Khulna Fair

The Mongla Port Authority (MPA) has given highest income tax of Taka 29.18 crore in Khulna Tax Fair yesterday on the sixth day of the fair, reports BSS.

The Khulna Income Tax Zone has collected a total of Tk 48.97 crore on that day during its week-long Income Tax fair. Chairman of the MPA Real Admiral M Mozammel Haque has given a cheque for Taka 29.18 crore yesterday where Commissioner of Khulna Tax Zone Proshanta Kumar Roy and other officials were present. The MPA has also attained an ever highest profit of Taka 133.61 crore during 2018-19 financial year, up by Taka 24.61 crore than that of the previous fiscal year. On the sixth day of the fair, a total of 42,438 taxpayers submitted their income tax returns throughout the 10 districts and four upazilas in Khulna division yesterday. Some 82,208 people received income tax related services from tax officials while 2,065 people have registered their names as new tax payers as they collected new electronic tax identification number (e-TIN).

The statistics shows the eagerness and enthusiasm among people for paying taxes, said Proshanta Kumar Roy, commissioner of Khulna Income Tax Zone.