Since last year, Government of Pakistan introduced this system i.e. Tax filer or non-tax filer, every Pakistani should know, how to become tax filer in Pakistan and save the extra burden of taxes / penalties.
In Pakistan double taxes / penalties for non-tax filer or who doesn’t file their income tax returns on time basis.
There are two methods to file your Income Tax Return in Pakistan and become tax filer to save extra burden of taxes / penalties, at the time of cash withdrawals from banks, vehicle registration, saving accounts profits and dividend / Capital gains from stocks / investments.
2- Online Filing
Manual Filing Income Tax Return in Pakistan:
First of all, we would like to explain the manual process of Income Tax Return filing in Pakistan.
You must have National Tax Number / NTN Number for submission of Income Tax Return. Fill out the relevant columns or pages of Income tax return, you can download from the official website of FBR. After completion of Income tax returns forms, submit physically in any Income Tax office in your relevant City in Pakistan.
Online filing of Income Tax Return in Pakistan:
You must have valid CNIC / NTN Registration, register your particulars on FBR database i.e. www.fbr.gov.pk, you will get the User ID, Password and PIN. Login on this website and fill all the relevant columns electronically, and submit your income tax return.
Electronic Income Tax Return is very technical, You must keep in mind, once the tax return submitted, you will not access to revise it, you can only revise with the permission of relevant Tax Authorities.
If you need to file your Income Tax Return, you may contact us for professional guidance and consultancy.
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