Electronic issuance of Statutory Notices and Appealable Orders
FBR has issued new instructions regarding electronic issuance of statutory notices and appealable orders to taxpayers by Taxation Officers/ Commissioners/ Assistant Commissioners/ Deputy Commissioners.
I am directed to refer to the subject and to state that instances have been reported to Board that field officers tend to issue manual notices and assessment orders which creates undue problem for the taxpayers while they prefer to file appeal and also reflects adversely on the efficiency of the field formations. Such practices tantamount to clear departure from Board’s earlier instructions regarding issuance of notices and assessment orders issued vide No. 1(177)S(IDT-FATE)/2015 dated 30.06.2015.
All statutory notices available in IRIS shall be issued electronically without any exception; manual issuance of notices, available in IRIS, is not allowed.
All orders shall be issued electronically through IRIS; issuance of manual orders is not allowed.
All Commissioners are requested to conduct periodic inspection to ensure that notices/orders are issued electronically.
Any divergence from instruction contained at (i) and (ii) supra shall be vieNsta1 as inefficiency and shall entail disciplinary proceed in
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