ISLAMABAD: The Federal Service Tribunal has directed the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to submit a reply in cases of ‘special allowance’, ‘implementation’ and ‘increment’ filed by the board employees during third week of August.
FST bench comprising Members Ishtiaq Ahmed and Dr Nazir Saeed held the hearing. The bench heard arguments on case of special allowance filed by Muhammad Boota and cases filed by M Waheed, Anjum Rasheed, and others.
FST benches comprising Syed Rafique Hussain and Nazir Saeed; and Syed Muhammad Hamid and Muhammad Javed Iqbal Kasi heard complaints.
Syed Rafique Hussain and Nazir Saeed adjourned hearing with directives to conclude arguments in cases filed by M Zaman, M Waheed, Abdul Ghafoor, Muhammad Arshad Rahim, Ghulam Ishaq Kiyani, Muhammad Arif and Attique Ahmed Abbasi.
Muhammad Arshad Rahim had filed a petition about ‘withholding of two annual increments’; Ghulam Ishaq Kiyani had filed petition seeking correction in judgment; Muhammad Arif and Attique Ahmed Abbasi and others on various other administrative acts of FBR. Muhammad Zaman had filed his case recently in 2016. He had submitted a case seeking interim relief same as of the case filed by Muhammad Waheed.
This bench also adjourned hearing on recently filed case by Sardar Ali. Ali had filed a case about seniority and had complained about board’s reckless conduct about this. He had prayed the tribunal to direct the board on the issue.
Muhammad Ferozuddin, another appellant, had filed an Implementation matter which was pending before the tribunal since 2014.