Government changes FBR chairman after four months

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  • Dr Ashfaq Ahmed has been appointed as the brand new FBR chairman.
  • That is the seventh time the federal government is appointing the FBR chairman.
  • He replaces Asim Ahmed — who was appointed 4 months again.

The federal authorities has changed the chairman of the Federal Bureau of Income (FBR), Federal Minister for Info and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry mentioned, 4 months after it had appointed a brand new head of the tax regulatory authority.

Dr Muhammad Ashfaq Ahmed has been appointed as the brand new chairman of FBR, the knowledge minister mentioned in a press convention in Islamabad.

The federal authorities, on April 9, had appointed member IT Asim Ahmed as the brand new chairman of the FBR.

That is the seventh time the PTI-led authorities is appointing the FBR chairman.

Later within the day, the Institution Division issued a notification for Dr Ahmad’s appointment — who’s a grade 21 workplace.

Government changes FBR chairman after four months