FBR liaison with businessmen must to widen tax base as active taxpayers decline Mian Anjum says new measures inadequate to convince people to file tax returns

The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry’s Businessmen Panel Chairman and FPCCI ex-president Mian Anjum Nisar has asked the government to enhance liaison with the business community, who are the real stakeholders, with a view to broaden tax base and enhancing tax-to-GDP ratio, as the number of active… Continue reading

FBR issues active taxpayers list for tax year 2015

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has issued Active Taxpayers List (ATL) for the Tax Year 2015. The ATL 2015 contains CNICs/names of individuals/NTNs of companies & Association of Persons (AoPs) who filed their income tax returns for the tax year 2015. The names of those taxpayers who had filed… Continue reading

Tax amnesty scheme brings filers on ATL in 72 hours

KARACHI: The traders opting for voluntary tax compliance scheme (tax amnesty scheme) would be included in the Active Taxpayers List (ATL) within 72 hoursand they would be entitled to all benefits of filers including exemption from withholding tax on banking transactions above Rs50,000 per day. Existing return filers could also benefit… Continue reading