ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Tuesday said Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) achieved 33% revenue growth in the last two years and the number of tax payers had risen from 700,000 to one million.
Dar was talking to new Chairman of FBR Nisar Muhammad in Islamabad. They discussed roadmap for revenue collection.
The Minister said it is important to focus on further enhancing the tax base through administrative measures and persuasion.
The Chairman FBR shared details of various revenue measures and assured that his team would put in its best to realize the targets for the current fiscal year.