- Published: Wednesday, 25 March 2015 10:24
Attention: Members of the general public
Customs and Inland Revenue Department.
The following Directions were given to the Director of Customs and Inland Revenue Department covered under Order No. 15 of 2015 and Order No. 16 of 2015 under the National Disaster Act [CAP 267].
1- Exempt duty, VAT and other Taxes on building and construction materials
2- Exempt VAT and other government taxes on planting materials including seeds and gardening tools.
The Department of Customs and Inland Revenue has prepared conditions for suppliers and have instructed them to reduce their selling price by the appropriate tax percentages for one month (14th March 2015 to 14th April 2015). These reductions are not discounts given by the suppliers and the suppliers are required to clearly indicate that the reduction is due to tax and duty exemptions as per the Council of Ministers Decisions and effected under the Orders and Directions issued.