Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka ICT agency and Colombo MC set up online tax payment facility
Tue, Jan 7, 2014, 10:16 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 07, Colombo: Taxpayers in Colombo Municipality can pay their taxes online from tomorrow, Wednesday 8th, 2014, the Colombo Municipal Council (CMC) announced.

The Colombo Municipal Council and Sri Lanka's ICT agency (ICTA) recently signed a MoU to enable the Colombo City residents to pay several categories of municipality taxes on line.

The taxpayers need only to submit the CMC account number, the relevant street name and assessment number to pay their tax. They need logging in and entering the payment type.

Online payment can be made for rates payments, trade tax, tax on businesses, market rental, house rental, shops and boutiques rental and hawkers' rental.

ICTA Re-engineering Government Program Director Wasantha Deshapriya said all the proposed functions will be available to be accessed as a service of the www.srilanka.lk portal in all three languages - Sinhala, Tamil and English.

There are approximately 150,000 taxpayers among the 500,000 population in the Colombo municipality.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Canadian maple syrup to delight Sri Lankan taste buds
-- [52 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Navy team gets onboard study SL Navy Advanced Offshore Patrol Vessel being built in India
-- [1 hour and 27 minutes ago]
Key suspect in killing of a police sub-inspector dies in police shooting
No problem of any member state of EU objecting to grant GSP+ to Sri Lanka - MEP Niranjan Deva Adithya
Will protect trade union rights and democracy, Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka says
Sri Lankan President invites Malaysian investors to explore investment opportunities in Sri Lanka
Transponders for monitoring deep sea fishing vessels from the ground delivered
President appoints 25 Presidentís Counsels
Joint Indo-Lanka working group to be formed to explore infrastructure development in Sri Lanka
Iran, Sri Lanka call for expansion of all-out defense cooperation

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.