ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday congratulated the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) for achieving the tax collection of Rs1.840 trillion from July to October this year.
In a tweet, the prime minister said the tax collection during the period was 37 per cent higher than the last year.
“I want to congratulate [the] FBR for achieving [the] tax collection of Rs1,840 billion for July/October, which is 37 per cent higher than [the] last year,” he said.
I want to congratulate FBR for achieving tax collection of Rs 1,840bn for July/Oct, which is 37% higher than last year. Tax in October has surpassed its monthly target set. It is all due to a robust economic performance.— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) October 30, 2021
Contrary to propaganda, Income Tax also grew by 32% YoY
The prime minister said the tax collection in October has also surpassed its set monthly target. “It is all due to a robust economic performance. Contrary to the propaganda, income tax also grew 32 per cent on a year-on-year basis,” he said.