Bengaluru: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman laid the foundation stone here on Sunday for the office building of Income Tax Department.
She also unveiled the foundation stone plaque at the site. The building is oriented to harness maximum natural lighting and is GRIHA rating IV compliant. The building has provision for solar panels for power generation and is designed with a rain water harvesting system.
Recycled water will be used for gardening and dual plumbing system. Central Air Cleaning system equipped with magnetic filter and UV-Ray Sterilization. The building will be constructed by Bangalore Project Circle, CPWD.
This state of the art building consists of an exclusive public relations office to address public grievances on priority and waiting lounge for taxpayers.
It also houses Aaykar Seva Kendra for providing hassle free taxpayer services. It is a centrally located office building and is taxpayer friendly.
Design and space allocation of the building provides a congenial working environment for officers and staff of Income Tax Department.