ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Wednesday updated Tax Asaan, a mobile phone application, for filing of income tax return by salaried persons.
The Tax Asaan application, available for both Android and iOS, has been updated for filing the income tax return for the tax year 2020.
Tax Asaan is a mobile application developed by FBR to facilitate taxpayers. It is available free of cost for Android as well as iOS based smart phones. Wizard based Income Tax Return filing option is also available in Iris. This feature will help taxpayer to proceed step by step utilizing interactive questions for return filing.
The FBR issued following video tutorial for facilitating the taxpayers to file their returns through Tax Asaan application:
Currently Tax Asaan offers following facilities for taxpayer:
I. Registration of Income Tax
II.Registration f Sales Tax
III. Return filing for Salaried Individuals
IV. Recovery of Password V. Creation of Tax payments, PSIDsVI.POS Invoice Verification
The FBR also said that the last date for filing income tax return for tax year 2020 is September 30, 2020.
A spokesman of the FBR in a tweet urged to file income tax return for ensuring their name on the Active Taxpayers List (ATL).
The name on the ATL guarantees persons, who filed their income tax returns within due date, to avoid 100 percent additional levy of withholding tax on various transactions.