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All steps to boost tax recovery, says Chawla KARACHI: Provincial minister for Excise and Taxation & Narcotics Control Mukesh Kumar Chawla has directed to furnish category-wise details of commercial industrial and residential units falling within the boundaries of certain housing scheme. This he said while presiding over a meeting here in his office on Thursday, says a handout. Secretary Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Control Abdul Haleem Shaikh, Director General Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui, Director Taxes 1 Akhtar Azad and other officers also attended the meeting. He asked the director concerned to pay special attention on recovery position of Entertainment Duty and pay regular visits of all venues and locate the areas of shortfall and take remedial steps to boost the recovery. The meeting was informed that certain cinemas had already been assessed, however the payment of property tax was yet awaited. Provincial minister for ET & NC Mukesh Kumar Chawla added. All officers concerned should pursue vigorously for the payment of property tax as well the assessment of newly constructed properties. He also asked that all payments of Entertainment Wing Karachi be realized through Stamp Duty and no cash payment be considered. He appreciated the Excise Department for organising a wonderful inter schools tableau competition against drugs and expressed his hope that such programs would be held regularly to create awareness among new generation regarding drastic effects of using drugs. He said that it was our prime duty to save people especially young people from the use of the drugs and we must eradicate drugs in the society at every cost.

All steps to boost tax recovery, says Chawla

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