Mar 28, 2022

Tax on imported dates slashed by Rs. 199

The Finance Ministry has decided to drop the Special Commodity Tax imposed on a kilogram of imported dates by Rs. 199/-.

The tax which stood at Rs. 200/- will now be Rs. 1/-, the ministry said in a statement.

The statement noted that the measure was takento provide relief to the Sri Lankan Muslim community for the upcoming Ramazan fasting period.

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