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The Land Development Tax Ordinance, 1976

( Ordinance NO. XLII OF 1976 )

An Ordinance to provide for the levy of a land development tax.


WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the levy of a land development tax;


NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamations of the 20th August, 1975, and 8th November, 1975, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:—


Short title, extent and commencement
1. (1) This Ordinance may be called the Land Development Tax Ordinance, 1976.
(2) It extends to the whole of Bangladesh, except the Chittagong Hill Tracts.
(3) It shall be deemed to have come into force on the fourteenth day of April, 1976.

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