ISLAMABAD, Could 30 (NNI): Prime Minister Imran Khan in a message to the nation at this time, Thursday addressed the dire taxation difficulty being confronted by the nation the place just one% individuals out of a inhabitants of 220 million are tax filers.
Prime Minister Pakistan in a recorded video message addressing the nation says, “I’m right here to debate a really essential matter with the individuals of Pakistan, just one% of the inhabitants is submitting taxes and bearing the burden of the opposite 99%.”
“If you don’t pay your taxes then we are able to’t assist rebuild the nation, we are able to’t work on hospitals, faculties and fundamental infrastructure attributable to lack of tax assortment,” stated the PM.
Prime Minister within the video assures the nation to protect their wealth and never relegate it to corruption and theft.
The PM in closing stated that attributable to meager tax assortment the nation resorts to making use of for loans.
The Prime Minister urged the residents to declare their belongings by 30th June 2019 and contribute to the expansion & prosperity of the nation.
Prime Minister Imran Khan is at the moment in Medina, Saudi Arabia from the place he’ll head in direction of Jeddah to seem within the 14th Summit of Origination of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), to be held in Makkah on Could 31.—NNI