Daily Archives: May 9, 2017

Dar advises FBR to focus on taxpayers’ facilitation in budget 2017/2018

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Tuesday advised the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) that taxpayers’ friendly policy should be part of budget proposals for fiscal year 2017/2018.

LTUs, RTOs to observe normal working day on Saturdays till June 30

ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has decided that offices of Inland Revenue will remain open on Saturdays till June 30, 2017 in order to meet revenue collection target of Rs3,621 billion for current fiscal year.

SBP issues mechanism for settlement of trade transaction with Iran

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Tuesday issued mechanism for settlement of trade transactions between Pakistan Iran.

FBR launches digital directory to monitor withholding agents

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Tuesday launched digital directory in order to tighten noose around non-compliant withholding agents and with aim to increase revenue collection as well as broadening the tax base.