Kathmandu, August 14, 2018: An uncontrolled tax imposed on local levels causes lawmakers to draw the attention of House of Representative. According to Lawmaker Hridayesh Tripathi, local level has been imposing tax on everything from a poultry animal to bicycle.
He requested government to give relief to people from the increased tax by addressing the problem earliest possible as this might also be a threat to federalism.
In addition, Lawmaker Mahendra Narayan Yadav requested government to introduce scientific ways to collect taxes.
Lawmaker Dila Sangraula Panta also added that some local levels have increased birth and death registration fees.