Islamabad, November 17, 2015 (PPI-OT): Members of the business community trading in computers and parts met the Prime Minister’s Advisor on Revenues Senator Mr. Haroon Akhtar Khan at FBR today. Senior Member Tax Policy Mr. Shahid Hussain Asad, FBR’s Director General (I and I) Mr. Haroon Tareen and Member Facilitation Mr. Nadeem Dar also attended. …

Islamabad, October 27, 2015 (PPI-OT): Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO-Pakistan) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enforce intellectual property rights to facilitate businesses, promote foreign investment and mobilize greater resources for nation-building in the country. “The signing of this MoU is a significant development as it …

Islamabad, September 09, 2015 (PPI-OT): The Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue, Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar, constituted a committee to consider grievances of service providers in relation to minimum tax imposed on the corporate sector by Finance Act, 2015. The Committee has commenced its business and in a meeting held on 9th September, 2015 under …

Islamabad, August 11, 2015 (PPI-OT):Government Committee members led by the Prime Minister’s Special Assistant on Revenues Mr Haroon Akhtar Khan, MNA Mr Abdul Mannan and the Chairman FBR, met business and traders’ representatives at the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry today. From FBR senior Member Mr, Shahid Hussain Asad, Member Facilitation Mr Nadeem Dar, …

Islamabad, August 06, 2015 (PPI-OT): A high level meeting of the representatives of textile industry was held today in FBR (HQs) to discuss issues relating to viability of textile sector and issues of textile industry pertaining to FBR. The meeting was chaired by Mr. Haroon Akhtar Khan, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Revenue. Secretary …

Islamabad, August 06, 2015 (PPI-OT): The Sales Tax Committee, one of the three committees constituted by the government last week to facilitate talks and resolve issues facing the business community, has dispelled the fears of retailers and business community which has the misperception that the imposition of 0.3% bank withholding tax would show their actual …