17 top taxpayers honoured in Rangpur division
Azam Parvez, Rangpur Correspondent:
National VAT Day and Vat Week-2018 were celebrated in Rangpur with the slogan ‘VAT Dichhe Janogan, Desher Hochhe Unnayan’ on Monday. The occasion was inaugurated by flying balloons ad pigeons at Customs, Excise and VAT Commissionerate Rangpur office.
Later a meeting was held in Rangpur Zilla Parishad Community Center auditorium titled ‘Importance of VAT in implementation of Vision 2021 and Vision 2041’ and top taxpayers of Rangpur division were honoured. Commissioner of Customs, Excise and VAT Cmmissionerate, Rangpur, Mohammad Ahsanul Haque chaired the programme while Member (Grade-1, Customs Policy and ICT) of National Board of Revenue (NBR) Md Feroz Shah Alam was present as the chief guest. Among others, Tax Commissioner of Taxes Zone Rangpur Fazlur Rahman, Senior Vice President of Rangpur Chamber Mustaba Hossain Ripon and President of Rangpur Metropolitan Chamber Rezaul Islam Milon were present as special guests. Additional Commissioner Abdul Mannan Sardar provided the key note speech at the occasion. A the occasion crests and certificates were distributed to 17 top taxpayers of Rangpur division in service, production and business category for 2017-18 fiscal year.
The top taxpayers are: M/S Jalil Bidi Factory- Kurigram, Terdes Home Foundation- Kurigram, Walton Plaza-Kurigram, SKS In-Gaibandha, M/S Bajaj Palace-Gobindaganj-Gaibandha, Sardar Plastic Ltd- BSCIC Industrial Estate, Thakurgaon, Gaosia Hotel And Restaurant- Thakurgaon, Bangladesh Tourism Corporation, Tourism Motel- Dinajpur, Walton Plaza-Dinajpur, Shakib Gul Company Saidpur, Nilphamari, M/S Zaman & Sons- Nilphamari, Kazi and Kazi Tea Estate Ltd Tetulia, Panchagarh, Walton Plaza- Panchagarh, Horin Bidi factory-Haragachha, Rangpur, Baishakhi Sweet Mela – Rangpur, Walton Plaza-Rangpur and Akij Bidi Factory Ltd. – Kaliganj, Lalmonirhat.