KPRA has established Regional tax facilitation center in Abbotabad
Peshawar: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Revenue Authority has established Regional tax facilitation center for filing of services tax returns. The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Revenue Authority (KPRA) has set up its first tax facilitation center in Abbotabad to facilitate taxpayers in filing of their services tax returns timely. Muhammad Tahir Orakzai, DG KPRA said while issuing a press release, the facilitation aimed to broaden the tax net and is a part of KPRA’s revenue strategy of reforms with special focus on taxpayer facilitation. He said that the center is situated within the vicinity of business and commercial centers, and easily accessible to taxpayers located in Naran, Mansehra, Galyat, etc, where maximum number of taxpayers can avail the facility. Director General revealed that competent officers have been deputed at this center to guide and assist taxpayers in the filing of tax returns and registration process. The details of the center with contact numbers are being displayed on the KPRA website. He told that the facilitation which is the first one but not the last shall remain operational from Monday through Friday, from 9am to 5pm daily. He expressed that TFC Abbotabad would provide education and guidance to the taxpayers, and would help the taxpayers to properly fill in the sales tax on services declarations. Tahir Orakzai requested stakeholders to contact the facilitation center in case of any difficulties or problems in filing their returns.