ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) received 0.92 million income tax returns for tax year 2019 by October 25, 2019, Syed Shabbar Zaidi, Chairman, FBR said on Friday.
He said that the income tax return filing has registered growth of 58 percent so far. According to data of Pakistan Revenue Automation Private Limited (PRAL) the FBR had received 0.585 million income tax returns for the tax year 2018 as of October 25, 2018.
The chairman said that the FBR had received 332,818 additional income tax returns for tax year 2019 so far.
The last date for filing income tax returns for tax year 2019 is October 31, 2019 as it was already extended for one month from September 30, 2019.
The income tax return filing for tax year 2019 has increased to above 2.6 million.