Hotline has been set up by the government to expose tax evaders

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ISLAMABAD: Federal government has decided to set up a hotline as per the condition of IMF for the identification of tax evaders and corrupt officers in FBR and its subsidiary departments.

 

Sources claimed that it is one of the conditions of IMF for the release of next tranche to Pakistan that a mechanism would be introduced under whistle blowing for the identification of tax evaders and corrupt officers in FBR.

 

A special hotline would be set up to expose tax evaders and corrupt officers in FBR Headquarters while anyone would be able to identify  any tax evader and corrupt officer on this hotline.

 

The name of the informer would not be only kept in secrecy but he would also be provided complete protection.

 

Moreover, the data of informer would also be preserved and a specific amount of recovery would also be given to person as reward who provided information on hotline.