Commercial Taxes Department plays a very significant role in the internal
resources mobilisation of the State Government of Jharkhand and accounts for
almost 70% of the total internal resources. Soon after the creation of the new
state of Jharkhand, the Commercial Taxes Department was constituted in the State
under the Finance, Institutional Finance and National Savings Department. tary of Commercial Taxes is the Head of the Department who also holds the additional charge of Commissioner, Commercial Taxes. There are 28 Commercial Taxes Circles organised under 5 divisions in the State.