Tuesday, January 31

Tag: Federal Govt

Adviser: (Govt making tax collection trouble-free for people, business community: Adviser)

Islamabad:Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh has said that present government is continuing with reforms in tax system to make it transparent through automation. He was speaking at a ceremony to release tax directory and hold balloting for audit of the taxpayers here on Friday. He said two committees comprising of representatives from both the Federal Board of Revenues (FBR) and business community have been constituted to address complaints against FBR and issue of refunds to facilitate the taxpayers. He said basic objective of tax collection is to provide better basic facilities of life like potable water, health, education, and infrastructure. The Advisor on Finance said the government wants to make tax collection trouble-free for the people, particularly t...

Minister: (Federal Govt is committed to resolve civic issues of Karachi: Murad)

Islamabad:Communication Minister Murad Saeed has expressed federal government's commitment to resolve civic issues of Karachi and put the metropolis on path of development. Talking to media here on Wednesday, he said Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed National Disaster Management Authority for the assessment of losses inflicted by recent rains and floods in Karachi and rest of Sindh. He said the federal government will provide all possible assistance for resolution of civic and infrastructural problems of the city. He said the Prime Minister has directed to bring the development process in Sindh at par with other parts of the country. The Minister said Karachi is economic hub of the country and resolution of its problems will keep the industrial wheel moving, leading to genera...