Govt strives for a better, easy taxation system: PM

Govt strives for a better, easy taxation system: PM

ISLAMABAD, Nov 18 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday said that the government was striving for a better and easy taxation system in the country.

The prime minister, in a meeting with economic expert Arthur Betz Laffer, who called on him, said the record tax collection by the incumbent government manifested people’s trust on the government.

The discussion focused on multiple aspects of Pakistan’s taxation system as well as pros and cons of worldwide taxation system.

They also deliberated on the measures to widen Pakistan’s tax base, modernization of the system, easing burden on the masses as well as improvement of the system.

Finance Advisor Shaukat Fayaz Tarin also attended the meeting.

By Ishtiaq Rao

Ishtiaq Ahmed is a Sr. Reporter who reports on Prime Minister, President, Foreign Office, and special assignments. Backed by 20-year experience, he has written for local and foreign newspapers. Reach out at 03335293238/ [email protected]/ X: ishtiaqrao

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