ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Tariq Mehmood Pasha has advised the officers of the Inland Revenue to perform their duties with honesty, dedication and hard work, because the country needs it and this will also pay them back.
These views were expressed by The chairman after inaugurating a new RTO office in Islamabad. Member Inland Revenue Operations Khawaja Tanveer Ahmed, Director General Broadening of Tax Base (BTB) Muhammad Tanvir Akhtar and Chief Commissioner, RTO were also present on the occasion.
The FBR chairman, in his address, stressed upon the field formations to work hard and come up to the expectations of the nation by achieving the budgetary targets of the current financial year (2017-18) which is Rs 4031 billion. He reiterated his support in every possible way to facilitate the field formations to achieve the desired goals.
On this occasion the Director General, BTB introduced the team members of BTB zone to the chairman FBR. The Chief Commissioner RTO Islamabad also apprised the chairman FBR about theme and philosophy of establishment of separate Broadening of Tax Base functions.
During his interaction with the officers he told that ultimate objective is to establish a countrywide strong BTB organization covering all the important cities of the country. He added that it is the only way that, we can broaden our tax base and bring our tax base at par with the developed economies.