Mohammed Enamul Hoque
National Board of Revenue is the apex
bady of tax administration in Bangladesh. Collection of tax-revenue is
one of the prime responsibilities of the NBR. Major tax revenue comes
from VAT including both import and domestic stages. The ratio of VAT in
total tax collection is increasing day by day. At present, most of the
economic sectors are under VAT coverage and this coverage is increasing
every year.There are very few publications on VAT by the NBR though the
contribution of VAT in tax revenue is significant. As a result, tax
payer’s tax payers do not get proper service in time.Modernization of vat environment (MOVE)
has been taken in action as a part of modernization initiatives of NBR.
Under the MOVE Program and informative web portal has been developed.
Tax payers will be able to know the updated information from this
portal. Moreover, they will be able to download VAT act. Rules, new and
old Statutory Rules and Orders (SRO), General Orders etc with their
latest status.I hope, this portal will fulfill the expectation of