Day: November 25, 2017

Around 82% of indirect taxes borne by people – Mangala

I was dismayed when I was told that 82% of the total tax revenue collected by way of indirect taxes is borne by the normal citizen, Finance and Media Minister Mangala Samaraweera said.

“If there are complaints against my decisions to stop corruption & fraud, I will continue the struggle together with people – President

“If there are undue criticism and complaints against the decisions taken by me to stop corruption and fraud, I am ready to leave all positions and join the people to continue the struggle” says President Maithripala Sirisena.