Behtr Pakistan’s raison d’etre is to create awareness about tax collection in Pakistan, identify effective solutions to enhance tax collection and make the country progress while becoming self-reliant economically up to a point where we don’t have to rely on foreign aid and financial bailouts any longer.
We want to highlight the economic impact of tax evasion and sensitize decision makers and public at large about the rampant violations in tax payments and the need to put a stop on these activities forthwith.
Cognizance at the highest level
The starting point of the campaign has been the issue highlighted by Honorable Prime Minister of Pakistan, Mr. Imran Khan about tax evasion and illicit trade in tobacco sector. The Honorable Prime Minister pointed out that illegal trade is 40 percent of the market and tax theft is rampant by illicit manufacturers.