Increased Tax Collection Crucial For Economic Stability: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan has stressed that revenue and tax collection are key drivers for the economic stability, and the federal board of revenue had a significant role in that regard.

Addressing officers of FBR in Islamabad, the prime minister assured that the money collected from the taxpayers will not be misused.

He said that people will be eager to pay tax if they are assured that their money will be spent on public welfare instead of lavish life style of rulers.

He directed the officials of federal bureau of revenue to take measures to restore confidence of the business community by ending their fear and their apprehensions regarding the bureau.

The Prime Minister said it is our national duty to collect tax.

He said making money through legal means is not a crime and we should encourage the business community in this regard.

The Prime Minister said country cannot move ahead without wealth creation and we have to promote businesses in Pakistan.

Imran Khan said his government is committed to provide business friendly environment to the entrepreneurs.