KARACHI: The Directorate General of Internal Audit-Pakistan Customs has initiated the audit of FTA and PTA, DTRE Scheme and Vehicle Amnesty Scheme, it was learnt here on Tuesday.
The impeccable sources in DG Internal Audit informed Customs Today that the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), Islamabad has given special assignment to the Directorate General of Internal Audit to initiate audit of FTA and PTA Cell, DTRE Scheme and Vehicle clearance under amnesty scheme on immediate basis.
The sources further revealed this scribe that the authorities concerned of the Directorate General of Internal Audit have asked the data of last three months from the authorities concerned of FTA and PTA Cell and Export Collectorate in connection with the DTRE scheme. They further said that the Directorate General of Internal Audit has also asked the one-year record of the clearance of vehicles under amnesty scheme from the field formation Collectorates.
To a query, the sources disclosed that the FBR has handed over the task to the Directorate General of Internal Audit in order to check the anomalies being reported under the issuance of FTA and PTA certificates, DTRE certificates and clearance of vehicles under amnesty scheme. “The Directorate General of Internal Audit has started to gather the information for its further proceedings in order to initiate annual audit of those related fields,” they added.
When contacted the Director General of the Directorate of Internal Audit-Pakistan Customs, Rubina Wasti confirmed that the FBR has asked for conducting audit of the vehicles amnesty scheme, FTA and PTA certificates issuance and DTRE Scheme.