Economic Ministry has formed a committee to strengthen the national tax regime.
Minister of Economic Development Mr.Fayyaz Ismail tweeted today stating that he has formed a committee consisting of government officials and private sector lawyers and auditors.
According to the minister, the purpose of the committee is to identify issues arising in the implementation of the current tax laws and to bring necessary amendments to the tax regime.
The minister said that the government is firm on creating a just and a strong tax regime.
Meanwhile, the minister recently criticized Maldives Inland Revenue Authority (MIRA) and labelled MIRA as an enemy of businesses. He also vowed to review the tax regime within a month.