Government recorded MVR 994 million as tax revenue last month.
Statistics published by Maldives Inland Revenue Authority (MIRA), shows that the majority of the tax revenue was from GST which accounts for 67% of total tax revenue.
Income tax was the second major source of revenue with 10.76%. Green tax accounted for just 6.3% of total revenue along with 3.4% as Airport Development Fee.
The actual revenue collected during last month exceeded the estimates significantly by 41.2%.
Maldives economy is gradually improving as the number of tourist arrivals are also increasing.