FBR collects Rs 1755 billion in 9 months

05:16 PM | 26 Apr, 2015
FBR collects Rs 1755 billion in 9 months
ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) - Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has collected revenue of one thousand seven hundred and fifty-five billion rupees in the first nine months of the current fiscal year showing an increase of eleven percent over the same period last year.

This was stated in a briefing arranged by FBR to Finance Minister Ishaque Dar in Islamabad on Sunday.

The increase in revenue collection has been registered despite reduction in oil prices.

The Finance Minister directed the authorities concerned to make concerted efforts to achieve the revenue collection target.

Ishaque Dar was also briefed on tax reforms and the forthcoming federal budget for the next financial year.