Islamabad: Finance Minister, Asad Umar had a meeting with the delegation of Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industries (KCCI) here on Tuesday. Federal Minister for Petroleum, Ghulam Sarwar Khan and Minister of state for Revenue, Hammad Azhar were also present on the occasion.
The delegation shared with the Minister their concern that supply of gas to different industries in the metropolis might suffer interruption as they had been served notices regarding gas load management for next three months. They also had discussion with the Finance Minister on their tax related issues.
Minister for Petroleum assured that the delegation’s concern on disruption of gas will be duly addressed.
Finance Minister Asad Umar said the Government has a deep resolve to facilitate the business community and simplification of tax procedures was one of them. He said the tax related matters as highlighted by the KCCI delegation would be accorded due consideration by FBR in the light of relevant rules and resolved to the extent possible.