MIRA collects MVR 1.2 billion as revenue in April

MIRA collected MVR 1.2 billion in April 2018. This is 2.8% higher than the revenue collected in April 2017. With this collection, MIRA has collected a total revue of MVR 6.1 billion this year.

The reason for the increase in revenue collected in April is mainly due to the increase in collection from GST. Additionally, due to the increase in tourist arrivals, collection of Green Tax has also increased.

The greatest share of the revenue collected for April 2018 was from GST with MVR 742.0 million or 64.0% of total revenue. The second largest contributor was Green Tax (MVR 74.86 million or 6.5%). Other significant contributors include Airport Development Fee (MVR 55.05 million or 4.7%), Airport Service Charge (MVR 54.83 million or 4.7%), and other taxes and fees (MVR 161.67 or 13.9%).

Out of the revenue collected in April 2018, USD 47.12 million constitutes the dollar collection. 

 

 

10 May 18