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Islamabad: Government proposes exemptions for developers of low-cost projects

Islamabad: According to a recent news report, the government has introduced several exemptions for realtors that finish low-cost housing projects before June 2024. These recommendations are included in the Income Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2021, which Finance Minister Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh recently submitted to the Senate.

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Other policies include streamlining charitable organisations (NPOs), providing exemptions to hydropower IPPs and oil refineries that sign a contract with the government before June 2021, and limiting borrowing from international multilateral organisations and nations.

The Income Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2021, includes a total of 80 amendments introduced by the parliament. According to Dr. Shaikh, the government wants to abolish some income tax concessions to raise more revenue.

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He also reported that the federal cabinet has authorised the establishment of an autonomous State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), with its governor reporting to the parliament and other related state institutions.

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