Fri, 13 Jul 2018 01:00
Property ‘windfall tax’ is long overdue
The government is poised to get some cash back from developers who build near public transport systems
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 19:46
Cabinet gives green light for tax on property owners benefiting from infrastructure projects
The Cabinet on Tuesday agreed with the Finance Ministry’s proposal in a draft bill to collect a windfall tax from property owners benefiting from expressway, mass transit, high-speed rail, airport and other infrastructure projects.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 01:00
Windfall tax on properties clears Cabinet
THE Cabinet has given the green light to a draft bill on windfall tax relating to tax collection from owners of properties worth more than Bt50 million that have benefited from transport projects.
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:33
Apisak not deterred by opposition to windfall tax
Finance Minister Apisak Tantivorawong has pledged to go ahead with the windfall tax plan despite opposition from land developers.
Tue, 30 May 2017 01:00
Proposed infra windfall tax raises concerns
ECONOMISTS and land developers are cautious about the Finance Ministry’s intention to impose a windfall tax on property owners who benefit from government infrastructure projects.
Mon, 29 May 2017 15:04
Finance Ministry drafting windfall tax bill targeting property owners
The ministry is drafting a windfall tax bill that would result in the collection of taxes from property owners whose property prices appreciate due to government transport projects, said Krisda Chinavicharana, director general of the Fiscal Policy Office.
Fri, 10 Jul 2015 01:00
Panel to propose tax reform plan with a windfall twist to boost revenue
A tax committee under the National Reform Council is set to propose the second round of tax reforms to the government, with the package to include the introduction of a windfall tax aimed at increasing the tax revenue of local governments.