Tag Archives: Federal Board of Revenue

Dr. Irshad re-appointed as FBR chairman till June 30


ISLAMABAD: The government has re-appointed Dr. Muhammad Irshad as Chairman of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) till June 30, 2017.

Budget Proposals 2017/2018: FBR urged to remove tax ambiguity on prize, winnings


KARACHI: Karachi Tax Bar Association (KTBA) has urged the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to remove ambiguity in tax on prizes and winnings that are offered by companies for promotion of sale.

Budget Proposals 2017/2018: Tax on SIMs, phone sets should be waived


KARACHI: Phone operators have urged the government to withdraw tax on issuance of SIMs and handsets to ease difficulties faced by the telecom industry.

FBR notifies transfers, postings of BS-19-20 IRS officers


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Friday notified transfers and postings of BS-19-20 officers of Inland Revenue Service (IRS) with immediate effect.

FBR awards dismissal from service to customs officer


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Friday awarded major penalty of dismissal from service to a BS-16 officer of Pakistan Customs Service (PCS) on the charges of misconduct and inefficiency.

Taxpayers’ complaints to be responded in three days: FBR chairman


ISLAMABAD: Dr. Muhammad Irshad, Chairman, Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has said that the all complaints of taxpayers will be responded in three working days.

FBR establishes complaints cell under senior members


ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has decided to investigate complaints of taxpayers against tax officials in matters pertaining to corruption, inefficiency and maladministration.

Panama, Swiss authorities to share details of Pakistanis’ money


ISLAMABAD: Authorities in Panama and Switzerland will provide bank account details of Pakistanis to Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) under international treaty on tax evasion, sources said.

SBP directs banks to start customers’ due diligence for exchange of information under OCED agreement


KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has directed financial institutions to start due diligence of their customs from July 01, 2017 for the purpose of exchange of information under OECD convention.

FBR suspends preventive officer


KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has suspended a preventive officer for inefficiency for a period of three months with immediate effect.