The office of Chairman FBR is not vacant
Federal Board of Revenue has issued a clarification on the misreporting in some sections of media about the vacancy of office of Chairman, FBR. In this regard, Dr. Hamid Ateeq Sarwar, Spokesperson for the FBR / Member (IR-Policy) has clarified that Syed Muhammad Shabbar Zaidi, Chairman, FBR is on medical leave and he will assume the charge of Chairman, FBR as soon as he gets medically fit.
However, the position of Chairman, FBR during the leave period of Syed Muhammad Shabbar Zaidi is not lying vacant and Ms. Nausheen Javaid Amjad (IRS/BS-22 Officer) is holding the Look After Charge of the Chairperson, FBR as notified by FBR’s Notification No. 0184-IR-I/2020 dated 31st January, 2020.
Secretary Public Relations (PR)/(FATE)