Karachi, November 29, 2023 – In a concerted effort to expand the national tax base, tax authorities in Pakistan, led by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), have implemented a series of measures aimed at identifying and registering new taxpayers.
Islamabad, November 24, 2023 –Pakistan has developed a new documentation law aimed at bringing wholesalers and retailers under the tax net.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) has put forward a set of recommendations to the authorities aimed at identifying tax evaders and expanding the tax base.
ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has sought assistance from tax practitioners for broadening of tax base. In this regard a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the FBR and Pakistan Tax Bar on February 07, 2022 at FBR HQ Islamabad. READ MORE: FBR asked to redouble efforts for broadening tax base The […]
ISLAMABAD: Shaukat Tarin, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, on Monday asked the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to redouble its efforts for broadening the tax base. The adviser expressed his full support and confidence to the FBR team and advised to redouble their efforts and launch the taxpayer outreach initiative at […]
KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will get access to information of all persons entering or leaving Pakistan from federal investigation agency and bureau of emigration for the purpose of broadening of tax base. As per the newly proposed amendment to Income Tax Ordinance, 2001 a new section 47(B) has been introduced through Finance Bill, […]
KARACHI: The efforts of tax officials for broadening the tax base (BTB) helped Regional Tax Office (RTO)-II Karachi to achieve above 60 percent revenue collection growth in February 2020. “The tax office worked aggressively and brought many new taxpayers into the tax net belonging to various sectors of the economy,” Badaruddin Ahmed Qureshi, Chief Commissioner […]
KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has divided territorial jurisdictions of tax offices in order to identify potential taxpayers in Karachi city – the commercial hub of the country, FBR officials said on August 24, 2019. The FBR empowered Regional Tax Office (RTO) II and RTO III to identify persons having taxable income but not […]
KARACHI: Regional Tax Office (RTO)-II Karachi has launched crackdown against tax evaders engaged in business of car sale, purchase and service. The Broadening of Tax Base (BTB) Zone of RTO-II Karachi has launched action against tax evaders in automobile industry including persons own automobile showrooms, auto parts dealers, sellers, automobile workshops, car service center, sources […]
ISLAMABAD: Syed Shabbar Zaidi, Chairman, Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has said that the government is taking all measures to broaden the tax base without hurting any sector of the economy. Addressing a press conference on Friday, he said that the government had not imposed any tax on basic kitchen items including flour, ghee and […]