Telangana stands next to Bihar state in the country in collection of Commercial Taxes.
Commercial Taxes Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav said, during 2015-16, an amount of Rs. 32,492 Crore were collected towards Commercial Taxes, which is about 96% of the target of Rs. 33,965 Crore.
He said corporate hospitals were brought under the purview of Commercial Taxes to prevent theft of Luxury Tax.
He said tax was also being collected on the rice being sold by Civil Supplies Corporation and Food Corporation of India.