ISLAMABAD -  Regional Tax Officer (RTO) Islamabad has initiated a campaign for tax collection for financial year 2013-14. The focus of tax authorities will be on voluntary compliance and return filing by the tax payers through education and facilitation. Besides, that the tax authorities will monitor adjustable advance tax collection by marriage halls, markets, clubs, educational institutions.  It is said that in order to monitor the collection of sales tax chief commissioner RTO has constituted a task force.

The task force will be responsible for the prevention of evasion of sales tax. The task force will be headed by Dr Muhammad Nabeel Afzal, deputy commissioner and will report to Nadir Mumtaz Warraich, Commissioner Inland Revenue, RTO, Islamabad. Task force has deputed monitoring team to several restaurants and process will continue.