Maldives Inland Revenue Authority (MIRA) has awarded 17 entities under 11 categories the “Ran Laari Award” at the event of celebrate their 7th Anniversary.

Companies that received “Ran Laari Award “are as follows:

Business Profit Tax (BPT): Universal, TMA and Lily Hotels

Tourism GST (TGST) – 150 bed count: Cheval Blanc Randheli Resort

TGST – 150 – 200 bed count: Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru

TGST – over 200 bed count: One and Only Reethirah

TGST – Travel Agency: Splendid Asia

TGST – Domestic Flight: TMA

TGST – Hotels: Hulhule Island Hotel

TGST – Cruise: Four Seasons Explorer

TGST – Guesthouse: Ocean Grand

GST – Large-scale Businesses: CDT Private Limited

GST – Mid-range Businesses: Abdul Raheem Shakir

GST – Small Businesses: Ilaa Maldives

Withholding Tax: Ooredoo Maldives

Bank Profit Tax: Bank of Maldives

Public Limited Company: Dhiraagu

The “Ran Laari Award” is given each year in order to recognize taxpayers who pay tax on time and the highest amount of taxes to MIRA. However, the tax amount paid by these companies were not revealed.