Tag Archives: IRIS

KTBA highlights e-filing problems, urges FBR to extend date up to Dec 31

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KARACHI: Karachi Tax Bar Association (KTBA) has asked Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to extend the filing of income tax return for salaried, business individuals and persons under final tax regime up to December 31, 2016 considering severe problems faced by taxpayers on the FBR’s online system – Iris.

Tax officials directed to consider taxpayers’ reply before imposing penalties

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KARACHI: Seema Shakil, Chief Commissioner, Inland Revenue, Regional Tax Office (RTO) – II has directed tax officials to consider taxpayers’ reply before imposing penalties for non or late filing of returns / statements.

FBR criticizes Iris for undermining audit, recovery efforts

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KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has criticized its own return filing software – Iris, for undermining the efforts of field formation in audit and recovery matters.

Mirpurkhas Tax Bar points out disappearance of option on Iris

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KARACHI: Mirpurkhas Tax Bar Association on Sunday pointed out sudden disappearance of options on online portal of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) – Iris, which is dedicated online software for electronic filing of tax returns.

FBR directed to debug Iris to facilitate filing

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KARACHI: The Federal Tax Ombudsman has directed the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to debug Iris – the online portal – to facilitate taxpayers in filing of returns and related documents and report compliance by early March 2016.

FBR fails to resolve issues in withholding tax statement filing through Iris portal

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KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has failed to resolve problems in filing monthly withholding tax statements through Iris portal for the last seven and a half months.

FBR fails to resolve issues in e-filing withholding statements

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KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has failed to resolve issues in e-filing of withholding statement despite launch of new format in July 2015, said Karachi Tax Bar Association (KTBA) in a letter sent to Dr. Muhammad Irshad, Member, Inland Revenue (Operations).

Karachi Tax Bar highlights IRIS issues in e-filing of corporate returns

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KARACHI: Karachi Tax Bar Association (KTBA) has highlighted issues in e-filing of corporate income tax return for tax year 2015 in IRIS system. Muhammad Zubair, President, KTBA in a letter sent to Dr. Muhammad Irshad on Wednesday stated that for the tax year 2015, in cases where the normal tax liability of a taxpayer is higher than the minimum tax liability, the he is required to pay the normal tax liability.

Withholding agents unable to file monthly statements; FBR urged to extend date up to November 30

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KARACHI: Withholding agents have failed to file their monthly statements due to flaws on the e-portal of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). The authorities have been urged to further extend the filing of withholding statement up to November 30, 2015.

FBR may extend date for filing withholding statements for July, August

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KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) may extend the last date of filing monthly withholding statement for month of July and August as large number of withholding agents has failed to comply the last date i.e. October 08, 2015 due to serious problems on online web portal IRIS.