For the upcoming 2016-2017 National Budget, e-Commerce Association of Bangladesh (e-CAB) has following recommendations-
Keep the e-Commerce sector tax free till 2025.
- All banking charges on e-Commerce transaction should remain under 1 percent
- e-Commerce trade license fee should be under Tk.3000.
- Remove Value Added Tax (VAT) on online transactions till 2025.
e-CAB submitted the above-mentioned recommendations to the Government of Bangladesh through The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI), the premier business association of Bangladesh. e-CAB believes that by implementation of the recommendations will play critical role in building a prosperous e-Commerce sector in Bangladesh. e-CAB hopes that these recommendations will be taken into consideration in the upcoming budget.