ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: A US Embassy delegation led by the Commercial Counselor Aaron Fishman and representatives of the multi-national beverage companies visited the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Headquarters in Islamabad on Friday.
The delegation met the Prime Minister’s Special Assistant on Revenue Tariq Mahmood Pasha and the Chairman FBR Asim Ahmad Chairman.
The Chairman FBR extended welcome to the visiting delegation and highlighted the areas of cooperation between the United States and Pakistan in terms of trade and business facilitation.
The delegation also discussed the new tax provisions on the beverage industries and the Special Assistant on Revenue and the Chairman FBR assured the representatives of the companies that their genuine concerns will be addressed on priority.
The Special Assistant also appreciated the US engagement with Pakistan in the economic, financial and revenue areas and vowed to further strengthen the ongoing cooperation.
The meeting was also attended by the Member Inland Revenue – Policy and in the end FBR team thanked the visiting delegation.