Director General KPRA Capt. (Retd.) Shahbaz Tahir Nadeem chairing a meeting with representatives of SEED Pakistan. The SEED Pakistan team briefed the Director General KPRA on the support and assistance provided by SEED to KPRA in different areas and sought identification of more areas where KPRA needs SEED’s support and assistance.
The participants discussed informal and small-scale service providers that need to be brought under the tax net during the meeting. Transport sector which is one of the fastest growing sectors of KPRA was also discussed in the meeting for SEED support and assistance to bring the small-scale transporter under the tax net. It was decided that SEED would assist KPRA in the forecasting of different sectors. Help in utilization of artificial intelligence in curbing tax evasion and expanding tax net came also under discussion along with the examination of the scope of digital economy as revenue source for KPRA was discussed. The SEED Pakistan team said that they would check where and what kind of assistance they can provide and assured that they continue their support and assistance to KPRA for its revenue growth and tax acculturation.