National Income Tax Day inaugurated
15 Septembar 2015, Nirapad News: Celebration of National Income Tax Day began in city on Tuesday with the slogan of ‘No alternative to income tax in building a happy nation’.
Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith inaugurated the program featuring a colorful rally at National Board of Revenue (NBR) premises by releasing pigeons and balloons.
State minister for finance and planning MA Mannan, NBR chairman Nazibur Rahman and other zonal officials attended the event.
Cricketers including Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah Riyad, Tamim Iqbal, Mustafizur Rahman and Athar Ali were present at the program.
Theatre and cultural personalities and litterateurs also took part in the ceremony.
A rally, attended by people of every walk of life with posters and festoons, was brought out from NBR and paraded the city street through National Press Club, Supreme Court, Matsya Bhaban and later ended on the NBR premises.
The organizers arranged cultural show including presentation of baul songs at the rally to draw people’s attention regarding the income tax.