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The collection of revenue of the central government is done by the inland Revenue Department while the collection of revenue of the provincial council is done by the provincial Revenue Department

When a kind of goods or a material is sold within the Uva Province, a turnover tax at the rate of 1% to 5% is collected on the setting value of the item. The relevant percentage in respect of gold, gems, jewellary, furniture , timber, cigarettes and liquor is 5% while the percentage for other goods is and materials is 1%.

By inspecting the fusiners enterprise and by auditing the turnover tax files an additional turnover tax and penalties will be imposed on the turnover which had not been declared by the taxpayer.

Regarding the instruments of deeds prepared for transfer of immovable properties within the Uva Province action is taken to recover the stamp fees on the open market value of the properties on the day of certification of such instruments.Accordingly, for a transfer of properties Stamp Fees of 3% for every first Rs. 100,000/= of the market value and 4% or the balance amount will be charged. For a deed of gift stamp fees of 3%for the first Rs: 50,000/= of the market value and 2% for the balance amount will be charged.

  • 10% penalty for non payment of turnover tax on the due date. Thereafter , 2% of penalty will be added for ensuing month. (maximum penalty is 50% of the tax)
  • When imposing additional stamp fees, payment of a penalty fee of three times of the normal stamp fees together with the normal stamp fees or the amount required for the completion of the fees can be imposed.
  • Badulla District
    • Provincial Revenue Department  
    • - Badulla
    • Divisional Secretariat
    • - Bandarawela
    • Divisional Secretariat
    • - Welimada
    • Divisional Secretariat
    • - Mahiyanganaya
  • Moneragala District 
    • Divisional Secretariat    
    • -  Moneragala
    • Divisional Secretariat
    • -  Wellawaya
    • Divisional Secretariat
    • -  Thanamalwila
    • Divisional Secretariat
    • -  Bibila

 

 

 

 

 

 
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