President calls for enhanced outreach of Federal Tax Ombudsman

Islamabad, March 13, 2023 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has asked the Federal Tax Ombudsman to raise awareness about its role in providing speedy justice to the people against the maladministration of tax authorities. The president said this while talking to Federal Tax Ombudsman Dr Asif Mahmood Jah, who called on him to present the FTO’s Annual Report for the year 2022 in Islamabad on Monday. Dr Asif Mahmood Jah said the FTO received 7,000 complaints during 2022 and 6,500 of them were disposed of.

The FTO highlighted that tax refund claims to the tune of 7 billion rupees were decided and the due amount was paid to the aggrieved taxpayers. President Arif Alvi appreciated the performance of FTO in enhancing its outreach and providing relief to aggrieved taxpayers.

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Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-9103557

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