ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue’s (FBR) Legal Wing has implemented Litigation Management System (LMS) in all Inland Revenue field formations, it is learnt here.
According to sources, the Litigation Management System of FBR has indigenously developed by Legal Wing with the help of Pakistan Revenue Automation Ltd (PRAL) and is an application of Integrated Tax Management System (ITMS).
FBR has planned to extend this system application to Pakistan Customs field offices as well. This system aims at improving the process of filing of references in high courts and Civil Petitions for Leave to Appeals (CPLAs) proposals etc in Supreme Court of Pakistan and to effectively monitor the progress/results of litigation.
Sources further said that this system ultimately would be able to develop a compatible data base at FBR HQs for the litigated cases.
It will also enhance the capacity of human resource deployed at various field formations coupled with improving the quality of representation before the courts of law.
Furthermore, this system would enable senior management with instant access to position on litigated cases and bring in improvement in Tax-Legal System of FBR.