Top 10 Taxpayers List 2009/10 illustrates that telecom and banking sectors are emerging where as the manufacturing sector is slipping on the list of tax payers.
The list contains 6 banks, 2 Telecom companies and 2 manufacturing companies (Surya Nepal & Gorkha Brewery).
The Top 10 Taxpayers 2009/10, prepared by the Ministry of Finance, also shows that Nepal’s private sector has maintained its growth path despite the political transition and deteriorating business environment. The fact that seven of the top 10 taxpayers are from the private sector speaks volumes about the contribution of Nepal’s corporate sector to the national economy.
1. Nepal Telecom Rs 9.66b
2. Surya Nepal Rs 5.93b
3. Gorkha Brewery Rs 3.09b
4. Spice Nepal Rs 2.07b
5. Nepal Investment Bank Rs 778.00m
6. Nabil Bank Rs 747.44m
7. Standard Chartered Rs 655.67m
8. Rastriya Banijya Bank Rs 611.95m
9. Rastriya Beema Sansthan Rs 542.33m
10. Everest Bank Rs 535.00m