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.