MIRA publishes names of defaulting taxpayers of the fourth quarter of 2015

Under the Policy on Disclosure of Non-compliant GST Registered Persons, MIRA has published the names of taxpayers who have not filed their GST returns nor paid their GST for the 4th quarter of 2015. The list published on MIRA’s website includes the names of those in Male’ and Tourism Sector who have not filed their return nor paid their GST for the period from October - December 2015.

Before the publishing of the names, these taxpayers have been contacted several times and informed of the penalties they might face if they do not file their returns and pay their GST. MIRA has also sent SMS to these taxpayers and visited the premises of those they were unreachable via phone.

Names of 106 taxpayers have not filed their returns nor made their GST payments and have been published on MIRA’s website. This includes 103 names of taxpayers in the General Sector and 3 names of taxpayers in the Tourism Sector.  If any of these taxpayers submit their returns or pay their GST, their name would be removed from the list. This list is also set to be published in the Gazette.

17 Mar 16