PM directs FBR chief to increase tax net base

0 245

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to broaden the country’s tax net to enhance government’s capacity in providing better facilities to the masses.

Talking to Chairman FBR Shabbar Zaidi, and Chairman NADRA Usman Yousaf Mobin in Islamabad, he said the broadening of tax net would not only lessen the burden on existing taxpayers, but would also enable the government to ensure the provision of education, health and other civic facilities in the country’s far-flung areas.

The Prime Minister said the government is striving to bring transparency in tax system so that every patriotic citizen could play a role in the country’s progress and development.