The Minister of Home Affairs also shared on the collection of building tax revenues specifically current tariffs and arrears.
Yang Berhormat said that from the period of 1st April 2018 until the 31st of January 2019, collection of tax revenue for the three Municipal Departments is six million two hundred fifty three thousand, one hundred thirty-five dollars and 64 cents. Meanwhile collection tax revenue arrears is three million, nine hundred and twelve thousand, eighty nine dollars and 71 cents. The average achievement rate for the three municipals is thirty eight point 89 percent and it has not reached the required target of sixty percent. In this regard, in helping to improve on the revenue collection, the ministry through the municipal departments has introduced the initiative of building tax payment through the mobile application in November 2018.
Source: Radio Television Brunei