MIRA publishes names of defaulting taxpayers of the fourth quarter of 2016 on the gazette

Under the Policy on Disclosure of Non-compliant GST Registered Persons, MIRA has published the names of taxpayers in atolls who have not filed their GST returns nor paid their GST for the 4th quarter of 2016 on the government gazette.

Names of 82 taxpayers have not filed their returns nor made their GST payments have been published on the gazette. This includes 69 names of taxpayers in the General Sector and 13 names of taxpayers in the Tourism Sector.

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.

29 May 17