ISLAMABAD: Government is planning to establish three new Directorates under Inland Revenue Wing of Federal Board of Revenue which will directly report to Member Inland Revenue (Member operations), it is learnt here.
Official sources told Customs Today that the government during the process of restructuring of Federal Board of Revenue is reviewing a suggestion to establish three new Directorates which will control all the Large Taxpayers Units (LTUs), Regional Taxpayers Units (RTUs) and Corporate Regional Taxpayers Units (CRTUs). The basic aim of establishing three new directorates is to rationalize the work flow, compliance, enforcement, monitoring and recovery of taxes ensuring facilitation for the taxpayers.
Sources also added that there will be Directorate General North, Directorate General South and Directorate General Central which will be headed by a Grade-21 officer. All the 23 field formations will be distributed among these three Directorates. Earlier these field formations officers used to directly report to Members IR, sources added.
Sources further told that field formations situated in Sindh and Baluchistan provinces will be controlled by Directorate General South and field formations situated in Punjab province will come under control of Directorate General Central while Directorate General North will look after the field formations of Islamabad, AJK, Gilgit and KP.