Khattak for efficient taxation system

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has directed for efficient taxation system in the province adding the revenue and excise department should work out a comprehensive strategy for recovery in the province. He was presiding over a meeting at KP House Nathia Gali on Saturday. Minister Excise Mian Jamsheduddin Kakakhel and Secretary Excise attended the meeting. The chief minister was briefed about different steps for tax recovery, facilitation of tax payers and revenue collection mechanism.

Pervez Khattak directed to evolve a comprehensive strategy for the facilitation of all those giving taxes. The department should have a separate facilitation mechanism for the tax payers. He also directed to improve the existing tax net. He also directed to be on target as all governments needed taxes to run its affairs for providing efficient services to the people.

Without an efficient taxation system, no government could give appropriate response to the people’s expectations, he added. He said, “We have reformed the system, giving an efficient system of revenue generations as it was a key to the process of facilitating the people and properly looking after the people’s welfare and their development”.