ISLAMABAD: Chairman Federal Board of Income (FBR) Shabbar Zaidi on Wednesday stated that total variety of industrial customers of electrical energy within the nation is 3,71,304, ARY Information reported.
Addressing a press convention in Islamabad FBR chairman stated that the variety of tax filers is beneath common within the nation.
He stated the whole variety of industrial customers of electrical energy with energy distribution corporations (DISCOs) is estimated at 3,48,000.
Shabbar Zaidi stated that the information of the producers is being collected on the DISCOs degree.
He highlighted the necessity of a conducive surroundings for enterprise within the nation including that restoration of taxes comes subsequent to it, he stated.
Zaidi stated that the situation of filer will likely be obligatory within the property declaration scheme. It will likely be important for an individual to file the tax return after declaration of his property, FBR chief stated.
He stated the FBR demanding solely two p.c tax on the excellent arrears up to now.
Replying a query about the non-custom paid automobiles, he stated no scheme has been within the pipeline for it thus far.
On a query about harassment to the taxpayers, FBR chairman stated he has already issued three orders over prevention of harassment and requested what steps additional be taken to curb harassment.
He stated any flaw within the legislation will likely be addressed after getting suggestions on the matter.
Shabbar Zaidi had earlier in a gathering with businessmen stated that there could be no raid and harassment to the taxpayers attributable to which the belief and confidence on tax assortment company have been shaken.