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FBR Chairman, Shabbar Zaidi, resigns, health reasons

FBR Chairman Shabbar Zaidi resigns for health reasons

02 February, 2020 11:48 am 11:48 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – FBR Chairman Shabbar Zaidi has tendered his resignations for health reasons. He has informed the authorities about his decision. He said that he was unwell and doctors had advised him to take rest. “I have talked to the prime minister and cannot hold the post further,” he said. On Monday, Prime … Read More

Shabbar Zaidi, 15-day leave, differences, Hafeez Sheikh, intensify

Shabbar Zaidi goes on 15-day leave as his differences intensify with Hafeez...

01 January, 2020 2:38 pm 2:38 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Syed Shabbar Zaidi went on a 15-day leave after his differences intensified with Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Hafeez Sheikh. The FBR chairman has de-activated his Twitter account. Sources said that the reason behind the differences was textile affairs, imposition of point of sale … Read More

Shabbar Zaidi will remain as FBR Chairman, tweets Naeem ul Haque

07 July, 2019 12:25 pm 12:25 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Syed Shabbar Zaidi will continue to perform his duties, said Special Assistant to Prime Minister Imran Khan Naeem ul Haque in a latest tweet on Thursday. “Shabbar Zaidi not being changed. He will remain in his position,” the latest tweet quoted Mr Haque as saying. … Read More

Shabbar Zaidi, FBR, tax, edibles

No tax imposed on edible items, says FBR’s Shabbar Zaidi

07 July, 2019 12:56 pm 12:56 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) –No tax has been imposed on edible items including flour and pulses, said Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Syed Shabbar Zaidi on Friday. Speaking at a news conference in the federal capital, he said the basic food items had not been taxed in this budget, strongly rejecting the rumors being spread … Read More

Shabbar Zaidi, Faisalabad, tax

FBR chief claims no new tax in budget, gives challenge to identify if any

07 July, 2019 3:18 pm 3:18 pm

FAISALABAD (92 News) –Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) chairman Syed Shabbar Zaidi Monday said that no new tax had been imposed in the federal budget 2019. He gave a challenge to anyone to identify if there was any new tax in the budget. Sales tax registration for traders and others had been automated, Zaidi informed … Read More

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Budget’s real motive to increase industrialization in country: FBR chairm...

07 July, 2019 5:22 pm 5:22 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Shabbar Ali Zaidi on Saturday has said that the real motive of federal budget for strict actions on asset recovery is to increase industrialization in the country. Addressing a ceremony of Lahore Chamber of Commerce (LCCI), the FBR chairman said that the real motive for … Read More

hafeez sheikh, amnesty scheme, IMF, WB, assets

Hafeez Sheikh says assets valuing Rs3,000 bn declared under amnesty scheme

07 July, 2019 3:11 pm 3:11 pm

ISLAMABAD – Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs Dr Hafeez Sheikh Thursday announced that assets valuing Rs3,000 billion had been declared by people under Amnesty Scheme of the government. As many 137,000 people have so far got registered under the amnesty scheme and submitted taxes worth Rs70 billion, he added. The … Read More

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Action starts against ‘benami’ property holders as deadline for...

07 July, 2019 9:49 pm 9:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Action was started against the people having ‘benami’ properties after the expiry of the deadline for Asset Declaration Scheme on Wednesday. Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Shabbar Ziadi shared that more than 150,000 people have registered their undeclared assets so far with the FBR by availing the Asset Declaration Scheme. “The … Read More

Sugar, dealers, demand, reduction, withholding, turn over, taxes

Sugar dealers demand reduction in withholding, turn over taxes

07 July, 2019 1:07 pm 1:07 pm

LAHORE (News 92) – All Pakistan Sugar Mills Dealers Association has warned of not lifting sugar from millers from today as per previous decision if the federal government does not withdraw 2.5 per cent withholding tax. The association urged Prime Minister Imran Khan to intervene into the matter to withdraw 2.5 per cent WHT that … Read More

Ambiguity, tax amnesty scheme, FBR Chairman, Shabbar Zaidi

No ambiguity in tax amnesty scheme, says FBR Chairman Shabbar Zaidi

05 May, 2019 5:03 pm 5:03 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Shabbar Zaidi has said that there is no ambiguity in the tax amnesty scheme which will not be changed. Addressing traders at Karachi Chamber of Commerce on Saturday, he said that relief can be given on some raw material, which cannot be exempted from tax. … Read More

IHC, moved, appointment, Shabbar Zaidi, FBR, chairman

IHC moved against appointment of Shabbar Zaidi as FBR chairman

05 May, 2019 1:10 pm 1:10 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The appointment of Federal Board of Revenue Chairman Shabbar Zaidi was challenged in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday. Ali Muhammad, a BPS-19 officer, contended in a petition that competent officers should be considered for appointment to the FBR chairman. He appealed to the court to nullify the appointment of … Read More

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Govt appoints Shabbar Zaidi as honorary chairman of FBR for two years

05 May, 2019 8:32 am 8:32 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The federal government appointed Shabbar Zaidi as the honorary chairman of the Federal Board Revenue (FBR) chairman for two years. According to the reports, the government has decided to appoint Shabbar Zaidi as honorary chairman of the FBR. The approval was given today after the circulating the summary today. The notification … Read More

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PM appoints Shabbar Zaidi as FBR chairman

05 May, 2019 5:59 pm 5:59 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has appointed renowned economist and tax affairs expert Syed Shabbar Zaidi as chairperson of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). The prime minister announced on Monday while talking to the journalists in Islamabad. Zaidi’s appointment comes days after the removal of Jahanzeb Khan from the position … Read More