Deputy Commissioner of State Tax
Taxation Department, Lawngtlai zone was inaugurated on 7th June, 2006. Initially it was functioned as a circle office under Taxation department and then upgraded to Zonal office, w.e.f 15th February, 2011. Since its establishment , the Department has played a key role in the collection of revenue for the state of Mizoram by means of Mizoram Value Added Tax (MVAT), Mizoram Entry Tax(MET), and Entertainment Tax (E-Tax) . However, all these taxes have been brought under a single umbrella of the so called Goods and Services Tax with effect from 1st July 2017. Under the GST regime, registration of tax payers and payment of tax has been done through GST online portal .Therefore, keeping in view the remoteness and internet connectivity problem of Lawngtlai District, help-desk has been opened for filing of tax return by dealer under the guidance and supervision of State Tax Officers. Currently headed by the Deputy Commissioner of State Tax, taxation department, Lawngtlai Zone, has been functioning actively and effectively to provide efficient services to tax payers in order to make the State of Mizoram financially sound and self- reliant.
|H. Vabeitha||Deputy Commissioner of State Tax||03835- 233443||9436149460||
Office of The Deputy Commissioner
0f State Tax, Lawngtlai Zone
|Nancy L.Pakhuongte||Asst. Commissioner of State Tax||03835- 233293||9862344970|
|Vanlalruati||State Tax Officer||9862355762|
|R.Lalmuankima||State Tax Officer||9089916288|
Taxation Department is mainly responsible for matters relating to levy and collection of Direct and Indirect Taxes, inspection and investigation into economic offences and enforcement of economic laws. In order to fulfill these purposes, taxation department, Lawngtlai Zone has been playing an important role in registering taxpayers and collecting revenue for the state government. So far, 227 taxpayers has been registered under Goods and Services Tax within Lawngtlai District as on 24th July, 2019. The number of registered taxpayers has been increasing day by day. The amount of revenue collected under GST during FY 2018-2019 was Rs. 4,49,99,53,941.00 and the department is the highest revenue earner among all departments in Mizoram. Taxation department has its head office called Commissionerate at New Secretariat Complex, Aizawl.