Customs intelligence today confiscated a luxury Porsche car of model Zaika Moon for dodging tax.
The model was also fined Tk 1.5 lakh in this connection, said Moinul Khan, director general of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate (CIID).
The car, with the number plate AS05AUM, was brought to the country from UK on carnet facility. But Zakia did not take it back to abroad and was using it illegally inside the country, dodging tax of Tk 2.27 crore, he said.
CIID seized the car, worth Tk 3 crore, on June 6 last year from Gulshan in Dhaka. However, the CIID took the today’s steps on completion of investigation into the illegal use of the car inside the country, Monirul said.