ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance, Income and Financial Affairs, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh right here on Sunday directed Federal Board of Income (FBR) to make tax assortment course of additional simpler, ARY Information reported.
Chairing a high-level assembly to evaluation funds proposals, Hafeez Shaikh requested FBR to provoke measures to widen the tax base.
Through the assembly, FBR Chairman Shabbar Zaidi gave a presentation in regards to the funds proposals for the 2019-2020. He proposed varied steps to develop the tax base in addition to enhance income of the nation.
The assembly was attended by the Adviser to PM on commerce Mr. Abdul Razak Dawood, Minister of State for Income Mr. Muhammad Hammad Azhar and different senior officers of Finance Ministry and FBR.
Earlier on April 23, Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Hafeez Shaikh had directed the Federal Board of Income (FBR) to hunt recommendation from consultants of various sectors and simplify the tax scheme for individuals.
Chairing a gathering relating to tax amnesty scheme, Shaikh had stated tax scheme ought to be made handy for the lots. “We would like the utmost variety of individuals to avail the scheme.”