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Finance Minister reviews progress of tax reforms commission

Islamabad, February 20, 2015 (PPI-OT): Finance Minister, Ishaq Dar here on Friday had a meeting with Chairman Tax Reforms Commission Masood Naqvi. Chairman FBR, Tariq Bajwa and other senior officials of the Ministry of Finance were also present. Mr. Naqvi briefed the Minister about the work undertaken by various committees and inputs/suggestions given by the members which he said would certainly prove beneficial in betterment of the tax collection system and facilitation of the tax payers at large.

The Minister said it was his desire that the Commission finalized its recommendations which could be reflected in the forthcoming budget as preparations for it had already been initiated. Chairman Naqvi responded that the Commission while finalizing its report would encompass suggestions from all the members and the report would be compiled in a manner that it reflected point of view of all the stakeholders. He said there were areas on which recommendations had already been finalized and the Commission would next convene its meeting in early March.

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