Daily Archives: April 14, 2017

Budget Proposals 2017/2018: 5pc rebate recommended for timely return filing

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has been urged to give rebate of 5 percent as an incentive to taxpayers in timely filing of annual income tax returns.

SECP launches crackdown against 30 illegal trading operators

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has launched crackdown against 30 unlicensed operators engaged in illegal trading operations in currency and commodity futures in various cities of the country.

Pakistan, Iran sign banking channel agreement to start formal trade

KARACHI: The central banks of Pakistan and Iran on Friday signed agreement of payment system to start official trade through banking system between the two countries.

ECC approves extension for claiming incentives under PM export package

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet ECC on Friday approved extension in deadline to 120 days for claims for incentive under Prime Minister’s export package.

Budget Proposals 2017/2018: FBR urged not to introduce amnesty scheme

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has been urged not to introduce any amnesty scheme as it was discouraging honest taxpayers.