ISLAMABAD: Federal Board of Revenue Chairman Tariq Bajwa has directed all the regional offices to forward data of all kinds of ongoing cases and appeals under consideration along with the details of funds involved.
In a letter written from FBR headquarters, Islamabad to regional offices of Customs, Excise and Inland Revenue, all the offices have been directed to send a list of ongoing cases and appeals under consideration of collectors, courts, tribunals and Federal Tax Ombudsman’s office within a week.
Sources said that the purpose of the letter is to sort out legal anomalies due to which billions of rupees owed to FBR are stuck with various institutions and individuals.
After investigating into the anomalies FBR will forward its analysis to the Finance Ministry. Sources added that it is expected that taking the findings into consideration, amendments can be proposed for the Finance Bill of Fiscal Year 2014-15 before it is rectified by the Parliament on June 30.