IDCOL has been awarded as the country’s ‘Top Taxpayer’ for the assessment year 2015-16 (fiscal year 2014-2015) in the category of “Non-Bank Financial Institutions” on 24 November 2016 at the award giving ceremony organized by the National Board of Revenue (NBR) in its new Headquarter at Agargaon in Dhaka.
On behalf of IDCOL, Mr. S. M. Monirul Islam, CFO & Deputy CEO (Current Charge), received the prestigious tax card award at the award ceremony where Mr. Abul Maal Abdul Muhit, Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Finance, Government of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh was present as the Chief Guest. This year the NBR awarded top taxpayers in 18 categories for individuals, 14 categories for companies and four categories for firms and other taxpayers at national level including banks, financial institutions, telecommunication, private and public sector manufacturing companies and many others as a recognition for their exemplary compliance.
Every year, Government of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh honors the top taxpayers at the national level for depositing highest amount of taxes to the state as a gesture to influence others to be just as compliant. The award giving ceremony of this year also marked the beginning of Income Tax Week introduced by the NBR for the first time to provide better services to individual taxpayers.