Dar directs all-out efforts to meet revenue collection target

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Muhammad Ishaq Dar has directed the Federal Board of Revenue to make all-out efforts to meet the revenue collection targets set for the current fiscal year.


He was chairing a high level meeting in Islamabad to review the revenue collection target for the 2nd quarter of the current fiscal year.

The Finance Minister expressed satisfaction over the revenue collection and directed to maintain its momentum.

The Finance Minister was also briefed on the progress of negotiations with the trading community on the issue of withholding tax.

He said the government values the traders community’s contribution towards the national economy and directed the FBR authorities to finalize the matters relating to them at the earliest.