The government is planning to implement new tax proposals. The tax reforms were carried out under the pledge of the president for the efficient tax system in a transparent manner. According to the proposal presented at the 2021 budget, the necessary draft bills to amend the tax Act has been prepared to implement policies and tax amendment decisions. These draft bills will be submitted to the parliament after the gazette notification. Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said in a cabinet briefing held today that , the cabinet approval has been received for it.
The cabinet approval has been received to implement the “Guru Gedera educational Rupavahini Programme” further. This programme was telecast by the E-Channel of Rupavahini Corporation and Nethra channel owing to the close of schools due to the Corona pandemic.
The Cabinet of Ministers approved the decision of distributing rice through Sathosa network in order to supply an adequate stock to the market.