Banks, FBR offices to remain open on 29th, 30th for tax collection
Authorised bank branches and income tax offices of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will remain open on June 29-30, 2009 to facilitate taxpayers and receive tax collections for the ongoing fiscal year, says a press release issued by FBR Saturday.
It says the authorised branches of State Bank of Pakistan and National Bank of Pakistan will remain open until 8:00pm on Monday and until 10:00pm the following day to facilitate taxpayers and receive tax collection. Similarly, income tax offices of the FBR have also been instructed to remain open till 10:00pm on Monday and till 12:00 midnight on Tuesday to facilitate taxpayers and receive tax collections. Steps have also been taken by the concerned bank branches and income tax offices to liaise with each other to ensure that all payments made in the month of June 2009 are effectively accounted for in the current fiscal year ending 30th June, 2009.