Inland Revenue officers empowered to recover non-tax revenue

ISLAMABAD: The officers of Inland Revenue have been empowered to recover non-tax revenue by invoking provisions of Income Tax Ordinance, 2001. The finance ministry has issued Public Finance Management Act, 2019, which... Read more »

Inland Revenue offices to observe extended working hours on June 29 – 30

ISLAMABAD: The offices of Inland Revenue have been directed to observe extended working hours on last two days of current fiscal year in order to facilitate taxpayers in payment of duty and... Read more »

IR barred from arresting women on tax default

KARACHI: The offices of Inland Revenue are prohibited for arresting women on charge of tax default. Besides, the offices also cannot arrest a minor. Read more »

IR commissioners empowered to issue trial registration number

KARACHI: Commissioners of Inland Revenue have been empowered to issue trial registration number to taxpayers, who failed to comply with notices issued in this regard. Officials in Federal Board of Revenue (FBR)... Read more »

Tax officials empowered to recover short payment without notice

KARACHI: Tax officials have been authorized to recover short payment of sales tax through freezing bank accounts of taxpayers without serving show cause notice. Read more »

RTO-II Karachi to assess incomes of lawyers, doctors, CAs, other professionals

KARACHI: Regional Tax Office (RTO) – II Karachi has been authorized to assess incomes of professionals including lawyers, doctors, chartered accountants etc. for assessment of their incomes and enforce income tax returns. Read more »

FBR directs IR, Customs offices to ensure taxpayer friendly environment

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Thursday directed all offices of Inland Revenue and Pakistan Customs to ensure a clean and friendly environment in the offices across the country. Read more »

IR officers barred from suspending registration, raiding business premises of tax defaulters

ISLAMABAD: The offices of Inland Revenue have been barred from taking harsh action against tax defaulters such as suspending registration and raiding business premises on suspicions of tax evasion. Read more »

FBR appoints 49 IR Inspectors to strengthen field force

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Thursday appointed 49 inspectors (BS-16) in Inland Revenue in order to strengthen the field force of tax offices. Read more »

Sales Tax Act 1990: IR officers empowered to summon persons

KARACHI: The sales tax laws have empowered officers of Inland Revenue to summon person in legal proceedings for evidence and produce documents. Read more »