Member IT Asim Ahmed has been appointed as the brand new chairman of the Federal Board of Income (FBR), the Institution Division stated Friday.
Asim Ahmed, who’s from the Inland Income, has been given the cost of the tax regulatory authority upon incumbent chairman Javed Ghani’s retirement.
Ghani will attain the age of superannuation on April 12, 2021, however due to weekly holidays, he might be relieved from the cost of Chairman FBR on April 9, 2021.
That is the sixth time the PTI-led authorities is appointing the FBR chairman.
This can be a essential hour for the tax assortment equipment as its efficiency turns into immensely necessary because of the nation’s scrutiny underneath the strict supervision of the Worldwide Financial Fund (IMF).
Official sources had informed The Information earlier this week: “The federal government has determined to nominate a brand new chairman of the FBR and totally different names are into consideration for the appointment of the sixth chairman underneath the rule of PTI-led authorities.”
One prime official of the federal government, when contacted, informed the publication that the federal government has determined to nominate the brand new chairman FBR in all probability from inside the ranks of the board.
Ghani belonged to the Customs Group, so now the brand new chairman is perhaps chosen from the Inland Income Service (IRS) Group, the sources had stated.