15% import duty on Gold from last night

18 April 2018 04:10 pm - 5     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Finance Ministry announced a 15 percent import duty on gold based on value from last night.

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  • sobers Wednesday, 18 April 2018 05:43 PM

    Disgraceful Government. Plundering the poor and feeding the Politicians

    Kingsley Wijesinhe Thursday, 19 April 2018 09:46 AM

    The poor don't buy gold.

    Damned Investor Wednesday, 18 April 2018 05:57 PM

    again a return to ad-hoc tax implementation. This is why one cannot do business in Sri Lanka. Mangala says one thing and does another (nothing has changed from the past regimes)

    John Wednesday, 18 April 2018 08:37 PM

    No wonder no one will import anything into Sri Lanka, or send it here.The taxation is outrageous and applied at random, goods could leave on one tax regime and arrive on another.More than 100% taxes for many items.

    Lord Wolfstein Thursday, 19 April 2018 09:56 AM

    Who needs gold for his ego should pay for it.

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