The company has previously received many awards for paying vat but this is the first time it received an award from tax
Pran Dairy Limited, a sister concern of Pran-RFL Group, received the taxpayer award from Tax Zone-5, Dhaka.
According to a press release, Choudhury Atiur Rasul, accounts director of Pran-RFL Group received the award on behalf of Pran Dairy from Shoaib Ahmed, commissioner at Tax Zone-5, Dhaka through a program held at the capital on Tuesday evening.
Tax Zone-5, Dhaka, honoured five companies and five persons for paying the highest tax in the zone.
The program arranged to increase tax collection by reducing the gap between taxpayers and tax receivers.
Atiur Rasul said: “We have got many awards for paying vat but this is for the first time we received an award from tax. We are happy for the program.”
He also added: “We have a presence at 14 commissionerate out of 15 commissionerate in Dhaka. I have been visiting the income tax offices for the last 20 years. Now, we are observing huge positive changes among the NBR officials.
Shoaib Ahmed said: “We are proud to give the honour to the taxpayers. I believe, to give them honour means to honour the whole country and nation.”