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No VAT, tax for NRBs

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State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam yesterday urged the expatriates not to pay attention to any rumor saying no VAT or tax is imposed on remittance. "There was no such discussion.

Don't pay attention to any rumor," he said amid rumors that the government has proposed tax on remittance. This may be an act of those who send money illegally (without banking channel). With them, anti-government people are there, too," Shahriar said in a Facebook status.

He said there is a planned effort to spread confusion among the expatriates over the issue.The State Minister laid emphasis on disseminating correct information among the expatriates instead of creating confusion with the false and fake news.

It is mentionable, a video went viral in which it was seen a Bangladeshi, who claimed to be from Malaysia, sharply criticized Finance Minister AMA Muhith for what he says imposing so-called tax and VAT on income of expatriates.


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