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Name: Temporary Residence Tax Act
Country: Sri Lanka
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1980
Entry into force:
Published on: Legislative Enactments of Sri Lanka, 1980, Vol. X, pp. 257-261
ISN: LKA-1980-L-37387
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=37387&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislative Enactments of Sri Lanka, 1980, Vol. X, pp. 257-261
Abstract/Citation: This Act, incorporating all changes through 1979, lists the persons who have to pay temporary residence tax. Fixes tax rates which vary according to the situation of migrants. Specifies that some persons are exempted from tax. Determines modalities for payment. Establishes special provisions to recover taxes in cases of failure of payment.

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