Finance Division
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Embilipitiya Town
 
Embilipitiya is a major city in the Ratnapura District of Sabaragamuwa Province. It is a main agricultural centre of the country and also it can be described as a fast growing city of Sri Lanka.
Embilipitiya is situated about 178 kms away from Colombo, along colmobo-ratnapura-embilipitya main road. It is also situated about 40 kms from Hambantota which is a fast developing city of southern sri lanka.

Surrounding of embilipitiya, there are full of agricultural lands. This area is a leading plantains producer of sri lanka. In addition to that, farmers of Embilipitiya produce Paddy, Vegetables, and fruits.

There are number of tourist attractions close to Embilipitiya. Some of them are, Sankapala Temple, Maduwanwela Walawwa, Udawalawa Reservoir, Chandrika wewa, Udawala Elephant Orphanage, Madunagala Hot Water Spring.

Some major tourist hotels, state and private owned power stations, paper and sugar factories are situated suburbs of Embilipitiya.
Finance Division of Embilipitiya Urban Council
 
  Chief Officer of the Finance division is Accountant and under him there are Programme Assistants, Management Assistants, Revenue Inspectors and Revenue Controllers.
   
Fees and taxes charged by the Urban Council for the year 2012.
   
 
  Business Taxes Amount (Rs.)
01 Less than Rs.6000.00 No
02 Over Rs.6000.00 and not exceeds Rs.12000.00 90.00
03 Over Rs.12000.00 and not exceeds Rs.18750.00 180.00
04 Over Rs.18750.00 and not exceeds Rs.75000.00 360.00
05 Over Rs.75000.oo and not exceeds Rs.150000.00 1200.00
06 Over Rs.150000.00 3000.00
   
For the businesses according to the annual value of the premises
   
 
  Industrial Tax amount (Rs.)
01 Less than 750.00 500.00
02 Over Rs.750.00 & not exceed Rs.1500.00 750.00
03 Over Rs.1500.00 1000.00
   
  Vat Registration No. :- 409217990-7000