Dar directs FBR to improve tax collection mechanism

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar chaired a meeting in Islamabad to review progress of Federal Board of Revenue in achieving the revenue target set by the government.


Chairman FBR Tariq Bajwa briefed the meeting that there has been 22 percent increase in revenue collection last month.

He informed all-out efforts are being made to achieve the revenue target set for the second quarter of the financial year.

The Minister expressed his satisfaction with the revenue collection and directed FBR officials to further improve the tax collection machinery.