The Tax Appeals Commission is to recommence functioning. The new Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs: Mahinda Rajapakse has appointed new members to the commission
Justice Hector Yapa has been appointed Chairman of the Tax Appeals Commission. Justice Sunil Rajapakse and S. Swarnajothi who is a former Auditor General are members of the commission. Through this commission, tax payers can resolve their disputes with the Commissioner General of Inland Revenue or the Director General of Customs.
The commission, as of now, has 224 appeals still pending resolution.