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Odisha govt exempts MV Tax for different types of buses

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has exempted Motor Vehicle Tax for different types of buses affected due to COVID 19 for July 2021.

Earlier, it was exempted for three months (April-June).

“The Commerce and Transport Department in exercise of powers conferred under Section 15(1) of the Odisha Motor Vehicle Taxation (OMVT) Act, 1975 have been pleased to exempt the payment of tax and additional tax of Stage/ Contract Carriages and Buses of all Educational Institutions in the State for the month of July, 2021,” read a notification issued by the Commerce and Transport Department.